Thank you for the 2016 Stocking Stuffer! It is with loud cheers that we thank all who contributed to the 14th Annual Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art and fine Craft Sale to make it the most successful yet! Special thanks to our 2016 sponsors for their generous support: Mimi Barash Coppersmith for her personal sponsorship of [...]CONTINUE READING
This holiday season, three esteemed historical institutions welcome the general public to experience Victorian Christmas Celebrations in unique style. The Blair, Cambria, and Centre County Historical Societies—each of which operate local historic house museums—are partnering to host colorful […]CONTINUE READING
Thank You!! The PNC Bank – Col. Gerald Russell United Way Day of Caring At the Centre Furnace Mansion and the Boogersburg School Thursday, October 6, 2016 The Congress finds and declares that (a) the spirit and direction of the Nation are founded upon and reflected in its historic heritage; (b) the historical and cultural [...]CONTINUE READING
Additional Parking is available during the Stocking Stuffer – December 2 – 4, 2016.
Parking is available in our lot off of Porter Road and in the grassy area along East College Avenue. Please avoid parking in front of Frye’s/Moyer’s as […]CONTINUE READING
Thursday, October 1
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
@ Centre Furnace Mansion
View the photos from the 2015 Day of Caring!
2015 Day of Caring Thank You!
The Day of Caring is a county […]CONTINUE READING
Friday, September 25, 2015
11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Zembo Shrine Center
2801 N. 3rd St., Harrisburg, PA 17110
We are proud to announce that Jackie Melander will receive the Henry A. Jordan Award at the 2015 […]CONTINUE READING
For over 25 years the Centre County Historical Society has recognized various individuals and groups for their outstanding work in helping preserve and interpret Centre County’s history. The public is invited to nominate individuals or organizations that have a commitment to […]CONTINUE READING
Please avoid parking in front of Frye’s/Moyer’s as their business is open on Saturday. If the Centre Furnace Mansion parking areas are full, additional parking is available behind Esber Rugs and the Letterman’s.
The 2014 John H. Ziegler Historic Preservation Awards presentation is available for your viewing online.
CCHS extends its sincere thanks to the Centre County Government for graciously sponsoring CNET for the filming of the 26th Annual John H. Ziegler Historic […]CONTINUE READING
Thank you for the 2014 Stocking Stuffer Many, many enthusiastic thanks to all who contributed to the 12th Annual Stocking Stuffer Antiques, Art and fine Craft Show to make it the most successful ever! To be sure, CCHS relies on business and individual supporters, its loyal membership, fundraisers, and the literally thousands of hours of [...]CONTINUE READING
CCHS extends its sincere thanks to the Centre County Government for graciously sponsoring CNET for the filming of the 26th Annual John H. Ziegler Historic Preservation Awards of the Centre County Historical Society. The 2014 John H. Ziegler Historic Preservation Awards presentation is available in its entirety for you to view online. Each year for 25 years, [...]CONTINUE READING
On a post office kick today…Pine Grove Mills Post Office next to the IOOF Hall.CONTINUE READING
See the winners, photos and information about the 2012 Historic Preservation Awards.CONTINUE READING