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Sept 2014

 

  • Sat., Sept 6, 11am:Summer Saturday Downtown Walking Tours,The Lackawanna Historical Society is pleased to announce the 2014 schedule for guided walking tours of Downtown Scranton, will highlight the architecture and history of some of the city’s most beautiful buildings. Tours are free, but reservations are required by the Thursday prior to the tour date. Call the Society at 570-344-3841 for more details and reservations.
  • Sat., Sept 13, 11am:Summer Saturday Downtown Walking Tours,The Lackawanna Historical Society is pleased to announce the 2014 schedule for guided walking tours of Downtown Scranton, will highlight the architecture and history of some of the city’s most beautiful buildings. Tours are free, but reservations are required by the Thursday prior to the tour date. Call the Society at 570-344-3841 for more details and reservations.
  • Weds., Sept 17: Dine Lackawanna - Want to take a night off from cooking, and support the Lackawanna Historical Society at the same time? This month's Dine Lackawanna is at POSH at SC, 404 N Washington Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18503 Scranton.
  • Sun., Sept. 21, 2pm: Scars and Stripes: The Remarkable Story of Waverly's Black Civil War Soldiers.

 

Oct 2014

 

  • Thu., Oct. 2 , 6pm: LHS Annual Dinner: 100th Anniversary of The Century Club at the Century Club $40 per person, Reservation required. We’re pleased to continue our longtime partnership with The Century Club and to be working with other great partners, the Arts Alive Musical Theater Ensemble and the Ballet Theater of Scranton who will be joining us to present an interesting and entertaining program about 100 years of the Century Club’s home.
  • Sat., Oct. 4, 6:30 pm:  Wine Reception with Civil War Generals at the Catlin House $10 per person, reservations required. On October 4nd, the Confederation of Union Generals will return to Scranton for a train ride to East Stroudsburg with Steamtown National Historic Site.  That evening, at 6:30 p.m., the Society will host a wine & cheese reception with the generals.  Both events will offer an exciting opportunity for a first-hand experience with living historians who animate the past  for young and old alike, connecting the general public with this defining time in our country’s history! The fee for the reception is $10 and reservations are required. Please call (570) 344-3841 to let us know if you will attend. For more on the train excursion, contact Steamtown directly at (570) 340-5200.
Nov 2014

 

  • Sat., Nov 8, 5:30 pm: St. Patrick's Orphanage Fire documentary St. Patrick's Church, 1403 Jackson Street, Scranton
  • Sun., Nov 9, 2:00 pm: "The Lackawanna Railroad of Northeastern Pennsylvania" Join author Dave Crosby for a book signing at the Catlin House.
  • Tues., Nov. 11, 7:00 pm: Civil War Roundtable meeting at the Catlin House Details TBA
  • Wed., Nov., 19: Dine Lackawanna at Texas Roadhouse with certificate.
Dec 2014

 

  • Dec: Open House At the Catlin House.
 
 
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