Programs:
7:00 PM
First Wednesday of the Month,
October to June
Society Building
(no meeting in January or from July to September)
A $5.00 donation is being asked of all non-members

Come and enjoy an exhibit of antique and vintage toys
at the Historical Society.
The display features:
dolls from the 1890's to the 1960's
games and puzzles of all types from WW I to the 1960's
iron toys, toys marketed for boys,
tin doll house and accessories for girls,
American Flyer vintage trains and buildings,
a World War II Christmas, and so much more.
The museum is open Saturdays from 11AM to 3 PM
Tuesday
s 4-8 PM, and Wednesdays from 9 AM to 4 PM.
Entrance by donation only.
     
Copyright, 2018. Boyertown Area Historical Society
Boyertown Area Historical Society
43 S. Chestnut Street, Boyertown, PA  19512
610.367.5255  
General email:Boyertownhistory@windstream.net
Museum and Library: Boyertownhistory.library@windstream.net  Office Manager: Boyertownhistory.office@windstream.net
Web Site: Boyertownhistory.org   Follow the Society on Facebook
Hours: Wednesday 9:00 AM- 4:00 PM and Tuesday 5:00-9:00 PM Closed Holidays
Please contact the Museum and Library Director or Office Manager
for Information on Group Tours and Educational Programs.
Use this link to access the Historical Society By-Laws
PRESERVING THE PAST
FOR THE FUTURE:
Help us save History!
2019 Memberships are due!  
Please use this
Link for information
and an application.

Events and Activities:

2018 Belsnickel Craft Show
In spite of cold, rain, and wind,
the 4
8th Belsnickel was a success .
The vast majority of participants
reported that they were
extremely pleased with the show.
Thank you to all who participated
and
all who helped with the Belsnickel.
One Day at a time:
A Social History of Boyertown,
Pennsylvania,
by Margaret Harner.    
A unique view of life in
Boyertown
of the past.  Cost is $15.00
plus $5.00 shipping
were applicable.
This book can also be
picked up at the
Boyertown Area Historical
Society.  
Gundsau Lodsch
Celebrate Ground Hog Day
and become
a member of the Ground Hog Lodge, the
Grundsau Lodsch.
Children are invited to attend the event at the
Historical Society on January 19, 2019.  
There is a $5.00 fee per child and a
limit of 20 cildren for the event.
Use
this link to download a registration form.
December 31, 2018
Annual Bear Drop
Celebrate a family New Year's Eve,
Nei Yahr Barrutsch 4-
7 PM
The Bear drops at Midnight
in Germany (6 PM)
There will be games for children,
and refreshments will be available.
This popular family event is held at the
Historical Society.
      Memorial
      Wreath Laying
      Ceremony
      remembering the victims of the
      Boyertown Opera House fire.
      Please meet by the grave of the Unidentified
      on January 13, 2019 at 1:00 PM.
      This is the 111th Anniversary of
      this fire tragedy.