Events, Lectures, and Happenings

Saturday, May 16th Our annual Take-Out Dinner fund-raiser will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 16th, at the Historical Centre in Pennsville. Choose Roasted Chicken or Pulled Pork dinner.
Click here   >> order form <<for a printable order form to mail-in, or contact the Historical Centre to place your order by leaving a message at
610-440-0151. Tickets are also available from Historical Society members.

Sunday, May 24th The Historical Centre and Museum will be open for the season for tours beginning Sunday, May 24, 2015. Open house hours are from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. the 2nd and 4th Sunday of every month and will continue through September.

Saturday, July 25th - Special Open House The Lehigh Township Athletic Association is having a car show at Indian Trail Park and has requested the Historical Center to be open for visitors during their show. We will be open from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. that day. Stop in and see our museum!

August, 2015
St. Paul's School House 150th Anniversary
St. Paul's School House will be 150 years old this year and we are in the process of planning a special celebration for this milestone. Join us and help us plan an event worthy of this landmark! Event date tentatively a Saturday early in August.

Friday, September 18th - NEW EVENT - We will be hosting a yard-sale/flea market at Indian Trail Park on Friday, September 18th. Welcoming both individuals and vendors who want to sell their 'stuff'. Details to follow.
— Rain date: Saturday, September 19th.

Saturday, September 26th
and Sunday, September 27th
The Lehigh Township Historical Society's Annual Mum Sale will be held Saturday and Sunday, September 26th and 27th.

Sunday, October 4th Come visit our booth at Becky's Drive-In for the annual Car Show and Dream Come True benefit. We will have a basket to raffle off.
— Rain date: Sunday, October 11th.

Sunday, October 18th Come visit our booth at the Walnutport Canal Festival. We will have a basket to raffle off.
— Rain date: Sunday, October 25th.

Second and Fourth Sundays The regular open house dates will begin on Sunday, May 24th, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Lehigh Township Historical Centre will be open on May 25th, and the second and fourth Sunday of each month up until October, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Historical Centre and St. Paul's Schoolhouse will also be open by appointment. Call 610-440-0151, if you are interested in a tour for a family, group, or organization to visit either building.

Holiday Open House The Historical Centre will be open for holiday shoppers. The store area at the historical centre is open during open houses and all year by appointment. You can call the Historical Centre at
610-440-0151 to schedule an appointment. There are many items on hand for the history buffs on your list. There are maps, books, Christmas ornaments, shirts, and much more. See the price list At The Shoppe.


As always, remember the Historical Centre and St. Paul’s Schoolhouse are available year round for family, groups, and organizations to visit.
— please visit our "Historical Sites" page for more information.

At the Shoppe

Lehigh Township $ 15.00
Blue Ridge Traction Company $ 15.00
Incline Planes & Gravity Railroads $ 15.00
St. Paul’s Search $ 7.00
Lehigh Township Scrapbook $ 7.00
Indian Trail & Edgemont Amusement Parks $ 15.00
Railroads in Lehigh Township $ 19.00
Schoolhouses in Lehigh Township $ 15.00
Lockport — A Canal Boat Building & Repair Center $ 13.00
Dieters Foundry $ 15.00
DVD & Video
Celebrating The 10th Anniversary of The Lehigh Township Historical Society $ 20.00
School Days $ 10.00
Hess Store/Cherryville Post Office $ 6.00
Herman’s Store/Filbert Bed & Breakfast $ 6.00
Berlinsville High School $ 6.00
Wooden Replicas
Hess Store/Cherryville Post Office $ 20.00
Herman’s Store/Filbert Bed & Breakfast $ 20.00
Becky’s Drive-In $ 20.00
St. Paul’s Schoolhouse Pitchers $ 20.00
Maps "1874" $ 5.00
Maps "1860" $ 5.00
Desktop Paintings $ 45.00
Love Pins $ 2.00
Marbles (bag) $ 2.00
Caps $ 10.00
T–shirts $ 10.00
T–shirts (2X or 3X) $ 12.00
Sweatshirts $ 15.00
Sweatshirts (2X or 3X) $ 17.00