Hillside Farm was built in Lower Makefield Township c. 1737-57 on a plot of land owned by Cornelius Slack
~ from original pen & ink drawing (artist unknown)

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2017
(more events and further details being added, please check back)



Most Programs are Free and open to the Public



Historian & Actress JoAnn Tufo
portraying Journalist Nellie Bly


Sunday, September 17th
3:00 PM


Yardley Community Center
53 S. Main Street
Yardley PA


Nellie Bly





Marjorie Merriweather Post

Dr. Donald Koones lecture about Marjorie Merriweather Post

Sunday, October 22nd
3:00 PM

David Library of the American Revolution
1201 River Road
Washington Crossing, PA 18977

Reservations rsvp@dlar.org
or call 215-493-6776 x 100





Annual LMHS Holiday Brunch
for Members

Sunday, December 10th

Old Library on Lake Afton
46 W. Afton Ave
Yardley, PA 19067



PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR CALENDAR UPDATES


Just some of the previous and excellent LMHS Events
"Yardley - Past and Present"
Photography & Other Historical Memorabilia Exhibition
"The Life & Music of Marion Evans: Arranger to the Stars"
"Trip Around the World in a Locomobile, 1909-1910"
"Anne-Bonney - Pirates Wife"
"Downton Abbey"
Becky Diamond speaks about her book:
"The Thousand Dollar Dinner: America's First Great Culinary Challenge"
"Alice of Dunk's Ferry: The Life and Images of an Enslaved Woman"
Visit to the Constitution Center, Philadelphia
"Revolutionary Tea"
"Present But Not Accounted For:
Women at the 1777-1778 Valley Forge Encampment
"
Charles Lindbergh Program
"The Case That Never Dies: The Lindbergh Kidnapping"
"Rosie the Riveter"
Tour of Graeme Park
3rd Annual Laura Prickett Lecture: "Mt Vernon, Understanding
George Washington Through His Private Spaces"
Tour of the Highlands Mansion and Gardens
Ft. Washington, PA
"Grace Kelly: American Princess"
Twilight Tour of Slate Hill Cemetery
Trenton's Old Barracks Museum
Gardening Gala in Honor of Laura Prickett
Guided Tour of Washington Crossing Historical Park
and Bowman's Hill Tower
"Over Here, Molly Pitcher"
Tour of Historic Fort Mifflin
"Meet Harry S. and Bess Truman"
Field Trip to Pennsbury Manor & Lunch at the Yardley Inn

Lower Makefield Historical Society
P.O. Box 228
Yardley, PA 19067
info@LowerMakefieldHistoricalSociety.com