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If These Walls Could Talk

Intrigue, suspense, and mystery in the Harmony Society? Yes! Extraordinary tales have been described by Karl J.R. Arndt and other historians. Dr. Eileen Aiken English will relate a few. Eileen Aiken English will be presenting and doing a book signing on September 26 at 7:00 p.m.. You can purchase one of her books at the [...]

By | 2019-09-11T14:04:57-05:00 August 28th, 2019|Comments Off on If These Walls Could Talk

Home School Children’s Christmas Tours at Old Economy Village

Old Economy Village in Ambridge, Pa. will be offering two Christmastime for Children Tours for Home School families. This tour is designed for young children from pre-school to the third grade. The first tour will be held on Friday, December 13 at 1:00 p.m. and the second tour will be Wednesday, December 18 at 1:00 [...]

By | 2019-08-20T10:20:59-05:00 August 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Home School Children’s Christmas Tours at Old Economy Village

Home School Days at Old Economy Village

We will be offering two Home School Days this fall. The first one will be on Friday, October 11 from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. The second one will be Wednesday, October 16 from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. This event will allow home school families to explore the village at a special educational rate [...]

By | 2019-09-11T16:04:27-05:00 August 20th, 2019|Comments Off on Home School Days at Old Economy Village

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day at Old Economy Village – Year of Music

  Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide free entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day ticket. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, September 21, 2019. Several interpreters will be in the Village providing [...]

By | 2019-09-19T16:17:26-05:00 August 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day at Old Economy Village – Year of Music

Out of Harmony: Secession from the Harmony Society Opening and Special Reception

  An exhibit about secession from the Harmony Society will open at Old Economy Village with a special reception on August 9th at 7:00 p.m.  The exhibit focuses on all of the various people that left the Society, with emphasis on the Great Schism of 1832.  Individual Harmonists “come alive” again through their own stories. [...]

By | 2019-08-04T16:23:27-05:00 August 4th, 2019|Comments Off on Out of Harmony: Secession from the Harmony Society Opening and Special Reception

Introduction to Wine Making Class

An Introduction to Wine Making will be offered on Saturday, July 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The instructor, Frank Mazzotta started making wine as a hobby prior to 2015 when he decided to do it professionally and opened Mazzotta Winery. This class will discuss various types of wines and the process for making [...]

By | 2019-06-29T10:44:54-05:00 June 29th, 2019|Comments Off on Introduction to Wine Making Class

Crop & Kettle

Join us on July 13 at 1:00 p.m. to hear all about the wonderful non-profit, Crop & Kettle. They will be discussing the program and plans their organization has that will benefit the community. There will be food and drinks provided.  This event is FREE to the public! Please register by contacting Chloe Thomas at [...]

By | 2019-06-05T11:16:46-05:00 June 5th, 2019|Comments Off on Crop & Kettle

Culture and Foods of the Native Americans

This is another installment of the food series. On August 1st, Brenda Applegate, will be holding a presentation on Culture and Foods of the Native Americans.   Information will be shared about the “Three Sisters” (corn, beans and squash) and how the local natives who lived at Logstown in the middle 1700’s, would have prepared [...]

By | 2019-06-05T16:01:33-05:00 May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Culture and Foods of the Native Americans

Culture and Foods of the Middle Eastern Immigrants

This presentation is a part of the food series. On July 24, Patrick Michael, will be holding a presentation on Culture and Foods of the Middle East Immigrants. He will be presenting stuffed grape leaves.   Lebanese food most sought after now are from the poorest class of people in the country, and their skill [...]

By | 2019-05-21T09:54:51-05:00 May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Culture and Foods of the Middle Eastern Immigrants

Culture and Foods of the Eastern European Immigrants

***This event has been postponed. Stay tuned for more information.***   This is the first presentation of a food series. On June 20th, Chris Furis, will be holding a presentation on Culture and Foods of the Eastern European Immigrants. It is FREE to the public, but you need to register prior. To register please contact [...]

By | 2019-06-14T09:26:46-05:00 May 16th, 2019|Comments Off on Culture and Foods of the Eastern European Immigrants