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Energy Exhibit

 

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2014

 

Unless otherwise noted, events are held at the
Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum
432 W. Walnut Street
Allentown, PA 18102

   

Ongoing
Exhibits

Exhibit: “Energy Past & Present: Creating, Consuming & Conserving”  Through simple, fun, hands-on activities, visitors learn about the role of energy in their lives and discover how easy it is to reduce energy use at home.  Sponsored in part by PPL Electric Utilities.   FREE to members; non-members $6 adults, $3 children, under 5 FREE

 

Exhibit: “The American Revolution”
This exhibit explores how the American Revolution was fought on the battlefield and in the hearts of people in the Lehigh Valley and across the land.  Sponsored in part by grants from the Charles H. Hoch Foundation, County of Lehigh, Holt Family Foundation, Julius & Katheryn Hommer Foundation, Keystone Nazareth Charitable Foundation, Rider-Pool Foundation, and Sylvia Perkin Perpetual Charitable Trust. FREE to members; non-members $6 adults, $3 children. 

 

“Abraham Lincoln Gallery"
Discover the fascinating life of our nation’s sixteenth President.  The exhibit and accompanying programs are made possible in part with the support of the County of Lehigh; the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Foundation, dedicated to perpetuating and expanding Lincoln’s vision for America and completing America’s unfinished work; and a grant from the Charles H. Hoch Foundation.   FREE to members; non-members $6 adults, $3 children. 

 

The Vietnam War: A Conflict in Time
Learn about America’s involvement in the war in Vietnam with this unique exhibit, on display through September.  This exhibit and accompanying programs are sponsored in part by grants from the Charles H. Hoch Foundation, County of Lehigh, Julius & Katheryn Hommer Foundation, Rider-Pool Foundation, Ruth P. Seruga Foundation, and Sylvia Perkin Perpetual Charitable Trust. 

April Tuesday, April 29
Annual Members Meeting of the Lehigh County Historical Society

Join us as we honor Lou Reda, Historical Documentary Maker.  Mr. Reda became a national name by producing hundreds of documentaries and shows for A & E’s History and Discovery Channels, and most recently for producing “Brothers in War” for the National Geographic Channel.   Lou Reda has been an enormous inspiration and great help to our organization.  Meet him in person and honor his support.  This is also our annual business meeting and election of Board and officers.
May

Saturday, May 10th, 1:00 pm:
Mother’s Day Tea
Relax with a cup of freshly-brewed tea or coffee and a special treat while you hear about a sampling of fashions through the ages. This is the perfect opportunity to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend with someone special. Pre-registration is required. Please call Alyce Templeton at 610-435-1074, Ext. 14. “Call Today!”
FREE to members, non-member adults $7, non-member children $4. 

 

Sponsored in Part by:

Sponsor: The Morning Call

 

 

 

 

 

Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission

 

Season Sponsors:Sponsor: Schmoyer Family of Funeral Homes

 

 

 

 

Season Sponsor: Gross McGinley LLP

 

 

 

 

 

  Exhibits, events, and other operations of the Lehigh County Historical Society are supported in part by grants from the  Century Fund, the Harry C. Trexler Trust, the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, devoted members of the Society and countless others who have made generous donations.  We thank you all; we couldn’t do it without you.

 

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