Current Events


Work on our short-term exhibit space is complete!

Come view the interesting items and artifacts from the Society's collections in the expanded display cases.

Sun., May 21st, 2:00 pm

Mitch Troutman - The Bootleg Coal Rebellion

Mitch will enlighten us on his newly published book "The Bootleg Coal Rebellion". The book focuses on the struggle for survival of Pennsylvania miners who battled against large anthracite companies from 1925-1942. Learn more about the hardships of these hard working men who risked their lives every day to provide for their families.


Sun., June 4th through Sun., October 29th,

2:00 to 4:00 pm

Museum and Fort Augusta replica Open

Tours of the Fort replica, the grounds, and the museum are available each Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm.  Bring your family and friends to learn about this fascinating gem of Northumberland County history!


Saturday, July 22nd

History Day


History Day returns! Plan on stopping by to visit all the displays and exhibitors outside, and presentations inside. Food and lots more. If you know any crafts persons who might be good additions, please let us know.