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About Us


The Elizabethville Area Historical Society is a non-profit corporation formed to promote an interest in the history of the Elizabethville area. We advocate responsible restoration and preservation of historic landmarks and artifacts. We seek to inspire and educate through historical programs.

Our Hours


The society is closed until spring however we will try to accommodate requests for tours of the museum and research in our library in the meantime. Call (717) 362-8991 to make special arrangements.

Where To Find Us

Upcoming Events

February 19 at 7pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Craig Henninger – Our United States Presidents

March 19 at 7pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Sandra Shade – The History of Mid Penn Bank

April 16 at 7pm at EAHS 100 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Diane Schreffler – Movie stars and movie studios of the ‘40s, history of local theaters

May 21 at 7pm at EAHS 100 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Mike Wertz’s Memorial Day presentation 2016 on DVD

June 18 at 7pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Jake Wynn – The Civil War in the Upper End: How America’s Bloodiest War Shaped Northern Dauphin County

July 16 at 6pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Summer Social

August 20 at 7pm at EAHS 100 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Tammy and Ryan Keisling – What it takes to be a Volunteer Firefighter

September 17 at 7pm at EAHS 100 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Mina Buffington – History of Elizabethville library, now part of Dauphin County Library System

October 15 at 7pm at EAHS 100 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Annette Logan - And the Waves Washed In – How the Dauphin (PA) Car Works Helped Save a Seaside Resort

November 19 at 7pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Barbara Adams – Recollections of a one-room school

December 17 at 6pm at Trinity UMC, 25 E. Main St., Elizabethville
Annual Christmas Social