May 6, 2023
Join us for the Commemoration of Pennsylvania National Guardsmen rendezvousing in Mt. Gretna to train and muster out for the Spanish-American War
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SATURDAY, MAY 6
All Day: Living Historians Camp Hastings
Soldiers Field: Opening Ceremony, Soldiers’ Camp, Maneuvers, and Scavenger Hunt
Hall of Philosophy: Speakers, Genealogy, Displays, Scavenger Hunt Prizes, Dutch Country Hand Rolled Soft Pretzels, and Keller’s BBQ Food Truck
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
|9am-4pm||Scavenger Hunt for Kids and Adults|
Opening Ceremony is to be held at Soldiers Field. In the case of inclement weather, the opening ceremoney will be in the Hall of Philosophy.
|11am-1pm||Mount Gretna Area Historical Society Museum open|
|12:30pm-4pm||Spanish-American War PA Veterans Genealogy Consult|
|1pm||Speaker – Espionage During the Spanish-American War|
|2:30pm||Speaker – War in the Philippines|