2020 Lecture Series @ The Passenger Station

2 West Strawberry Alley,
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
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  • Dates: 4/19/2020, 4/29/2020, 5/6/2020, 5/20/2020, 5/27/2020, 9/23/2020, 9/30/2020, 10/7/2020, 10/21/2020, 10/28/2020
  • Location: Passenger Station
  • Time: Wednesday @ 12:00 PM; Sunday @ 2:00 PM
  • Price: $5 for nonmembers; free for members and children under 12

Sunday, March 15

"Flames Beyond Gettysburg: Confederate Expedition to the Susquehanna River 1863"

Scott Mingus, Civil War Author & Blogger

Sunday, April 19

"Well-Behaved Taverns Seldom Make History"

Diane McCormick, Author

Wednesday, April 29

"Daniel Cocklin: Civil War Letters from a Mechanicsburg 'Sholger"'

Beverly Bone, Author & Acquisitions MMA

Wednesday, May 6

"Harrisburg's Merchant Heritage & the Legacy of Mary Sachs"

David Morrison, Executive Director, Historic Harrisburg Association

Wednesday, May 20

"Colonial Slaves & Slave Owners in Dauphin County"

Robin Lighty, President, Paxtang Historical Society

Wednesday, May 27

"Photographers of the Great Depression: Dorothea Lange & Ben Shahn"

Selby M. Doughty, Independent Scholar

Wednesday, September 23

"Philadelphia to Hollidaysburg on the Pa. Main Line Canal & Public Works"

Stephen Runkle, Historian

Wednesday, September 30

"Joller Story: Life in a Company Coal Mine & Village"

Stephen Runkle, Historian

Wednesday, October 7

"One Room Schools of Upper Allen"

William Murray, Archivist, Mechanicsburg School Dist.

Wednesday, October 21

"Camp Security"

Jonathan Stayer, Friends of Camp Security

Wednesday, October 28

"Edgar Degas: An Artist's Life"

Selby M. Doughty, Independent Scholar