Archive for October 2016

2016 Annual Dinner Meeting

Cooper Wingert, author of “Slavery and the Underground Railroad in South Central Pennsylvania” and 10 other books, will be the guest speaker at the 2016 Franklin County Historical Society Annual Meeting.
Dinner will be served and paid reservations will be required. The cost is $17.00 per person.  Café D’Italia will be providing the food – salad, rolls, lasagna, and puff pastry for dessert.  A reservation form will be in our next newsletter.

Ghost Stories

Thank you to everyone who joined us last weekend. We hope you had a great time!



Team Trivia

Thanks to all of the teams that joined us for our trivia event on Friday! The winning team was “Lost in Chambersburg”. Congratulations!


Thank you to for the prize donation for tonight’s trivia event!

Thank You PHMC!

Thank you to the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission for the grant of $4,000.00 for 2016-17 funding!