All lectures are free and open to the public. They are held at the Reamstown Community Center located at 23 E. Church Street, Reamstown starting at 7:00 p.m.
January 17, 2017 – Heirloom Seeds
We will have a representative from the Landis Valley Heirloom Seed Program explaining why seed saving is important and how to do it. Seed orders and some seeds will be available.
March 21, 2017 – 100th Anniversary of U.S. entry into World War I
The U.S. entry into World War I occurred April 6, 1917 when Congress declared war on Germany and the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Marking the 100th anniversary of this event, Ken McCrea will present a lecture on East Cocalico residents’ participation in the war, including the six men known to have died in the conflict.
May 16, 2017 – Lenape Indians
Uhma Ruth Py will be discussing the culture, games and story telling of the Lenape tribe.
September 19, 2017 – Bookbinding
Ramon and Danielle Townsend will talk about bookbinding and a brief history of the written word. Do you like books? Join us and learn more.