119 South Pitt Street · Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137 · 724-662-3490
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Bloody Spring: Grant vs. Lee

Civil War Roundtable Bloody Spring: Grant vs. Lee This months Civil War Roundtable will feature the epic struggle between General U.S. Grant and General R. E. Lee. Jim Carnes will conduct and moderate the program. This program will take place on Tuesday, December 12. The program starts at 7:00 P.M. and should end sometime around 9:00. Come, enjoy yourself, and learn something new! The Civil War Discussion Group is part of the Mercer County Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to local history. The roundtable meets on the second Tuesday of each month from September through May. Participation in the discussion group is open to the public and is free. The Historical Society’s headquarters is at 119 South Pitt Street, Mercer. For further information, please call the Historical Society at 724-662-3490, email info@mchspa.org, or look to our webpage www.mchspa.org...
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The Presidents: 1885 through 1913

THE MODERN HISTORY/HISTORY IN THE MAKING ROUNDTABLE. The Presidents: 1885 through 1913. On Tuesday, December 19, 2017, the Mercer County Historical Society (119 South Pitt Street, Mercer, PA) will present a program on the United States Presidents from 1885 through 1913. The doors open at 6:30 PM; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Please join us. The Modern History/History in the Making Discussion Group is part of the Mercer County Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to local history. The roundtable meets on the third Tuesday of each month from September through May. Participation in the discussion group is open to the public and is free. The Historical Society’s headquarters is at 119 South Pitt Street, Mercer. For further information, please call the Historical Society at 724-662-3490, email info@mchspa.org, or look to our webpage www.mchspa.org...
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Christmas Gifts

The Shenango Reservoir—50th Anniversary Souvenir Photographic Remembrance is finished—350 pages and more than 475 photos and images. This book is 8 ½ by 11 and is a wonderful coffee table book. You can get one at the Mercer County Historical Society—the price here is $55.00, tax included. Or you can order these books from CreateSpace at https://www.createspace.com/7264504 –the price is $65.00 plus shipping & handling. We also have available a Christmas Bulb featuring the Helen Black Miller Memorial Chapel with bright red highlights. Lettering, and a golden cap. The price is $10.00 plus $3.00 Shipping and...
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Holiday Hours

The Mercer County Historical Society will be closed from, December 23, 2017, through January 1, 2017, due to the Christmas and New Year Holidays. We will resume our normal schedule on January 2, 2018. Our normal schedule is Tuesday through Friday: 10:00 until 4:30 and Saturday from 10:00 until 3:00. We are closed on Sundays, Mondays, and holidays.
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Christmas Open House at the Society!

The Mercer County Historical Society will kick-off its Christmas Season! The Mercer County Historical Society will be leading off Mercer’s Light Up night with an Open House on Friday, December 1, 2017. We will be open from 4:00 P.M. until 6:00 P.M. when the festivities of the Borough will begin around the Courthouse. Drinks and a light snack will be offered. Tours of the facility will also be offered. A scavenger hunt for the children will take place—gifts will be offered. Come and start your Christmas festivities with...
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Veterans Day Closing

The Mercer County Historical Society will be closed on Saturday, November 11, 2017, due to Veterans Day. We will be open on November 10th until 4:30 and will resume our normal schedule on November 14th. Our normal schedule is Tuesday through Friday: 10:00 until 4:30 and Saturday from 10:00 until 3:00. We are closed on Sundays, Mondays, and holidays.
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