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Organized March 2006 " PRESERVING THE PAST FOR THE FUTURE"

                       

                WELCOME! PLEASE JOIN US NEXT ON:

                    WEDNESDAY AUGUST 27Th, 2014:

 

   7:00 P.M. FREE Program:

   " MINERSVILLE 1917: Prominent People and Homes "

~~ with DAVE PUKAS ~~

   at the FIRE RESCUE BUILDING on 511 SUNBURY STREET

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THANK YOU to the following people who have kindly donated a cash gift to our Historical Society in memory of our very dearly departed friend, member and genealogist 

DEBORAH NOUZOVSKY

The Barukas Family, Bill Edmunds, "Bud" Noble & Jule Quandel, Francis & Patricia Monroe, James & Sandra Neumeister, Gloria Dutcavage and son David Dutcavage,  Ian Palmer, Elaine Hammel, Richard & Marian Twigg, Thomas & Linda Smith.


 CONGRATULATIONS TO:  Our winner of the Minersville Rotary Car Show's "Most Historic Car" 2014: Dave and Ellen Bruch from Lake Wynonah, Auburn for their all original 1962 Pontiac Catalina.


CONGRATULATIONS  to our Winner of the Minersville Elementary School - 2014 History Student Award:

                               CONNOR KIEVMAN

CONGRATULATIONS to our Winner of the Minersville Area High School Commencement - 2014 History Student Award:

                                SAMUEL KRAMER 

 

Collect all six of our Historical Commemorative Ornaments!

See our collection of Minersville Area historical ornaments for sale today. They make great gifts as well as remembrances of our hometown past.

 Go to:    http://minersville.net/Ornaments.html

 

Write to: Minersville Area Historical Society P.O. Box 577 Minersville, PA. 17954

 

The Minersville Area Historical Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization established to historically serve the community of Minersville, PA.  For questions or to arrange for any donations,   e-mail  Marian at ramt73@yahoo.com      or Dora  at drshistory@verizon.net

All charitable donations are tax deductible.


NEXT TRAIN RIDE SPIRIT DAY, SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7th, 2014

The CNJ#113 train will be running every half hour beginning at 11 AM until 4:30 PM from Minersville to Duncott with two passenger cars. Tickets will go on sale in August. Prices to be announced.

Hey, kids! Don't miss the Train Ride with Santa on November 29th and 30th to Schuylkill Haven and back. Details to come! 

See   http://www.minersville.net/TrainProject113.html

 

 

Want to keep your history alive?

NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME .  Dues are only $12 a year! 

"HISTORY MATTERS!" Dora Santarelli, Society President

Come join us at:

  • our monthly meetings and learning programs
  • on a walkabout, talkabout the town
  • the Union Cemetery Decoration Day Memorial Ceremony
  • Fairlane Village Mall's Annual History Fair
  • Spirit Day in Minersville