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Battle of Shiloh

CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE—On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, the Mercer County Historical Society presents a program on the Battle of Shiloh during the American Civil War. The moderator will be James Carnes. The doors open at 6:30 PM; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Come and learn about this major change in U.S. military manpower. Please join us.The Civil War Discussion Group is part of the 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...
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MCHS CHRISTMAS CONCERT AND DINNER

MCHS ANNUAL CANDLE LIGHT CHRISTMAS CONCERT AND DINNER On Saturday, December 12, 2015, the Mercer County Historical Society is proud to present our Annual Christmas Candle Light Concert and Dinner. This is a wonderful way to start the Christmas Season! We will meet in the Library of the MCHS Headquarters at 119 South Pitt Street in the Borough of Mercer at 5:30 PM for short tours, fellowship, and snacks. There is no cost for this part of the evening. A traditional holiday meal will be served in the Social Hall of the Helen Black Miller Memorial Chapel at 6:00 PM. The price for the meal is $12.00 per meal. Please contact us with questions or reservations. Doors to the Chapel will open at 7:00 for the concert. We will be featuring the Grove City College String Quartet, in our Concert starting at 7:30. There will be a cookie and punch reception after the concert. There is no cost for this part of the...
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SILENT WINGS

HISTORY IN THE MAKING DISCUSSION GROUPSILENT WINGSOn Tuesday, December 15, 2015, the Mercer County Historical Society is proud to present a program on Silent Wings—Gliders in World War II. The doors will open at 6:30 PM at the library of the Mercer County Historical Society; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Please join us. Part of this program will be on video, then a discussion of the topic.The “History in the Making” Discussion Group is part of the Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to world and local history. This roundtable will meet 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...
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CIVIL WAR ROUNDTABLE

On Tuesday, November 10, 2015, the Mercer County Historical Society presents a program on U.S. Colored Troops during the American Civil War. Local Troopers will be discussed. The moderator will be James Carnes. The doors open at 6:30 PM; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Come and learn about this major change in U.S. military manpower. Please join us. The Civil War Discussion Group is part of the 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...
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COMBAT JUMP

HISTORY IN THE MAKING DISCUSSION GROUP On Tuesday, November 17, 2015, the Mercer County Historical Society is proud to present a program on the History of Navajo Code Talkers—origins and events. The doors will open at 6:30 PM at the library of the Mercer County Historical Society; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Please join us. Part of this program will be on video, then a discussion of the topic.The “History in the Making” Discussion Group is part of the Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to world and local history. This roundtable will meet 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...
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