Society Home in Mt. Gretna
The Society home at 206 Pennsylvania Avenue in Mt. Gretna.
Programs
May 30, 2015 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Mt. Gretna Firehouse
Antiques Appraisal
Bring up to 5 items at $5 per item. Appraiser Terry Breidenstine of All County Jewelry, Coins and Antiques specializes in coins and costume jewelry but also buys and sells toys, military items, sports memorabilia, artwork, glassware, pottery, furniture, instruments, and advertising items.
June 19, 2015 - 7:30 PM, Hall of Philosophy
Gretna Music—The 1st 40 years
Presented by Dr. Carl Ellenberger.
June 22, 2015 - 7:00 PM, Hall of Philosophy
A Food Scientist Looks at Ann Hark's Cookbook Deconstructed
Presented by Dr. Jeff Hurst in conjunction with MGAHS.
July 10, 2015 - 7:30 PM, Hall of Philosophy
What Happened at Campmeeting Stayed at Campmeeting or NOT
Presented by Dr. George Leyh.
July 24, 2015 - 7:30 PM, Hall of Philosophy
Abraham Kauffman’s Grand Dream
Presented by Ron Hontz.
September 4, 2015 - 7:30 PM, Hall of Philosophy
The History of the Jigger Shop
Presented by Chuck Allwein in conjunction with MGAHS.
History Walks
July 11, 2015 - 11:00 AM
The Campmeeting
Conducted by Ron Hontz. Meet at the corner of the parking lot behind the Tabernacle.
July 25, 2015 - 11:00 AM
Abraham Kauffman’s Grand Dream
Conducted by Ron Hontz. Meet at the Mt. Gretna Firehouse parking lot.
News
Mt Gretna Review
The Mt Gretna Historical Society announces the inauguration of a new peer reviewed literary journal titled The Mt Gretna Review. The journal welcomes submissions of poems, short stories, historical narratives, book reviews, black and white drawings and photographs about Mt Gretna and the surrounding region. Submissions are welcomed at any time and will be reviewed by a member of the Editorial Board. Initially, issues will be published when sufficient material is in hand to complete an issue. Only original contributions are solicited and can be submitted via email to mtgretnareview@aol.com. Should you have any questions, please contact us via email at the above address. We welcome your submission.
Hours
Museum and Library/Research Center
October thru May the Museum and Library/Research Center are open by appointment. Contact Pat Pinsler 717-964-3858 or Tom Meredith 717-964-3813.

All Society programs are free of charge unless otherwise noted.
Donations gratefully accepted.