Calendar of Events

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Calendar of Events 2017-03-07T16:04:09+00:00
Sep
23
Sat
2017
Spotlight on Natural History @ Old Economy Village
Sep 23 all-day

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Come see the re-created Harmonist natural history museum.  Under the direction of Dr. Johann Christoph Muller, the Harmony Society operated a public museum from the mid-1820s until it closed in 1850.  It was the first of its kind west of the Allegheny Mountains.

Sep
30
Sat
2017
The Art of Blacksmithing @ Old Economy Village
Sep 30 all-day

Seth_Blacksmith_Old_Economy_VillageRandy_Blacksmithing_Old_Economy_VillageCome see a volunteer blacksmith hammering away at his forge.  He may even be making the nails and other items for sale in The Village Rose store. 

Oct
7
Sat
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Oct
8
Sun
2017
Erntedankfest: A Harvest Festival @ Old Economy Village
Oct 8 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

applesThis event celebrates the fall harvest and many of the tasks done to prepare for winter. Artisans will be cooking, baking and demonstrating many different crafts and skills. Music, food and activities for the whole family make this a great fall tradition!

October 7-8, 2017

Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 12:00 noon – 5:00 p.m.

Oct
14
Sat
2017
One in Christ: God’s Grace Unites, Honoring the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation @ Old Economy Village & St. John's Lutheran Church
Oct 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us at Old Economy Village and St. John’s Lutheran Church on Saturday, October 14th, 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

3:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m.  Praising God with Song & Prayer at St. John’s Lutheran Church across the street from Old Economy Village.  Beaver County Choral Society Chancel Choir and Joint Choirs

4:30 p.m.-6:45 p.m.  Celebrating God’s Community at Old Economy Village.  Featured Speaker: Dr. Byron Curtis, Professor of Biblical Studies at Geneva CollegePrayer Walk, Children’s Activities, Art Exhibit, Local Musicians, Refreshments

6:45 p.m.  Closing Prayer in the Feast Hall

Free admission – All are Welcome!

For more information, call 724-869-7635 or email 2017oneinchrist@gmail.comDownload the flyer.

The Protestant Reformation was a split from the Roman Catholic Church, most commonly marked by Martin Luther’s posting of The Ninety-Five Theses on the Power and Efficacy of Indulgences to the Archbishop of Mainz on October 31, 1517 and ending after the Thirty Years War in 1648.

Oct
28
Sat
2017
A Halloween Haunting @ Old Economy Village
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

We are pleased to announce our second annual Trick or Treat event here in the Village. Costumed children ages 10 and under will go “door-to-door” on the historic site and trick or treat. Costumed interpreters and guides will greet visitors as they make their way around the site. In addition there will be other activities and refreshments for everyone.

If you’ve been to the Easter Egg hunt and enjoyed it, come out and see us for this Fall family event. If you’ve never been out to see us this is a great time for your first visit.

Stay tuned for registration information.

Dec
2
Sat
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 2 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. People looking for last minute gift ideas will find unique handmade items for sale by vendors. Local choirs will be performing. Children’s crafts and activities along with Belsnickel (Pennsylvania Dutch Santa Claus) will be found in the Granary.

Hours:
Saturday, December 2nd 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 3rd 2pm – 7pm

Regular admission prices:
$10.00 Adults
$9.00 Senior (65+)
$6.00 Youth (3-11)
Free – Children under age 3, Active duty military
Free for FOEV Members and Ambridge Pass holders as well

Please note that there will not be admission at the gate for this event, all admissions will run through the Visitor Center at:
270 16th St., Ambridge, PA

 

Dec
3
Sun
2017
Christmas at the Village @ Old Economy Village
Dec 3 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

BelsnickelWalk along a candlelit cobblestone street and window shop in the various stores that contain interpreters eager to show off wares from this time. People looking for last minute gift ideas will find unique handmade items for sale by vendors. Local choirs will be performing. Children’s crafts and activities along with Belsnickel (Pennsylvania Dutch Santa Claus) will be found in the Granary.

Hours:
Saturday, December 2nd 2pm – 9pm
Sunday, December 3rd 2pm – 7pm

Regular admission prices:
$10.00 Adults
$9.00 Senior (65+)
$6.00 Youth (3-11)
Free – Children under age 3, Active duty military
Free for FOEV Members and Ambridge Pass holders as well

Please note that there will not be admission at the gate for this event, all admissions will run through the Visitor Center at:
270 16th St., Ambridge, PA