Upcoming Events​

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  • Researching the History of Your Home
    Researching the History of Your Home
    Online- registration required
    Nov 30, 6:30 PM
    Online- registration required
    Researching homes is similar to researching your ancestors - on steroids. Join genealogist Sara Dawson as she discusses how to research older homes to discover the historical significance of the people, place, architecture, and events that happened there. $10
  • *Creating Christmas: How a Centuries Old European Celebration Became Something Uniquely American
    *Creating Christmas: How a Centuries Old European Celebration Became Something Uniquely American
    Zoom- registration required
    Dec 01, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
    Zoom- registration required
    How did the Christmas holiday become such a treasured tradition of gift giving, Santa Claus, family feasts, and domestic bliss? Join historian and archivist Mickey DiCamillo as he explains how the holiday was tamed, domesticated, and transformed into something uniquely American.
  • The Fight for Women's Rights Getting the Vote and Beyond
    The Fight for Women's Rights Getting the Vote and Beyond
    Rose Valley Museum and Thunderbird Lodge
    Dec 04, 12:00 PM – Dec 05, 4:00 PM
    Rose Valley Museum and Thunderbird Lodge, 41 Rose Valley Rd, Media, PA 19063, USA
    American women have battled for equal rights from the 1800s to the present; equal rights to education, access to all jobs and professions, rights in marriage, and for respect. These battles have gone well beyond the fight for the right to vote and are continuing today. Exhibit on museum open days.
  • *Clear Toy Candy Making
    *Clear Toy Candy Making
    Swarthmore UMC Centennial Room
    Dec 07, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Swarthmore UMC Centennial Room, 129 Park Ave, Swarthmore, PA 19081, USA
    Local expert and candy mold collector Sue Davis will be sharing her knowledge with us. Sue will talk about the history of clear toy candy while instructing us as we make these nostalgic and tasty treats.