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  • Memories at the Gamble Mill: A Historic Landmark in Bellefonte, Pa.

    Book Signing and Tours by Matt Maris Wednesday, August 17, 2022, @ The Gamble Mill, Bellefonte Tours at 5:00, 5:45 or 6:30 p.m. start in The Speakeasy, RSVP Required, Tour space limited RSVP for one of the tour times at CentreHistory.org or call 814-234-4779 Bellefonte, Pa.  – Join the Centre County Historical Society on Wednesday, […]

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  • Legacy Day of the Civilian Conservation Corps: Company 1333, Camp S-63 Poe Valley

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE: July 5, 2022 SUNDAY, JULY 31, 2022: 10:00 a.m.—4:00 p.m. at Poe Valley State Park Poe Valley State Park, Centre County, PA – The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to partner with the Pennsylvania  Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and William Marcum, local historian and research authority on the Poe Valley CCC Camp, to […]

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  • Find Your Niche at the Centre County Historical Society Volunteer Fair

    Saturday, June 4, stop by the Centre Furnace Mansion any time between 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. The Centre County Historical Society is a membership and volunteer-based organization that provides the public with a number of services including programming, public tours of the Centre Furnace Mansion and Boogersburg School, research opportunities, and facility use, to name a […]

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  • Aaronsburg to Zion, The Amazing Centre County Postcard Collection of Joan Hawbaker Brower

    State College, PA –Aaronsburg to Zion tells a history of Centre County through the lens of Joan Hawbaker Brower’s “amazing postcard collection” and historical research and text by Cathy Horner. Published by Mt. Nittany Press, this book features a broad sampling of Joan’s Centre County postcard collection with informative captions and gives a brief history […]

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  • 27th Annual Centre Furnace Mansion Plant Celebration

    State College, PA – The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to invite the public to its 27th Annual Plant Celebration sale on Saturday, Saturday, May 14, from 9:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. at Centre Furnace Mansion, 1001 E. College Ave., State College. Those attending are encouraged to bring their plant and garden questions as […]

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  • The Centre County Encyclopedia of History & Culture Receives Award

    The Centre County Historical Society is pleased to announce that it has received a PA Museums Institutional Award of Merit in their Special Achievement Awards program for the Centre County Encyclopedia of History & Culture. Congratulations to Co-editors Lee Stout and Ford Risley, Encyclopedia contributors and all who have made this project happen! Read More

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