Calendar of Events

All of PHC's produced and funded programs are open to the general public. For details, please use the calendar of events that follows. While every effort is made to insure the information is accurate, PHC recommends that audience members verify the location, date and time with the contact person listed.

Events by county:

November 2014

1 Civil War Era Music
Connellsville
Commonwealth Speakers
2 The Underground Railroad in Quilts?
Norristown
Commonwealth Speakers
2 Leonard Bernstein: American Idol, American Idealist
Havertown
Commonwealth Speakers
4 Phillis Wheatley: Voice of Freedom
Harrisburg
Commonwealth Speakers
6 Sevdalinka: A Musical Tour of Bosnia
Beaver
Commonwealth Speakers
14 The Pow-Wow Principle: Pennsylvania German Folk Healing
Topton
Commonwealth Speakers
17 Rachel Carson and the Music of the Spheres
Springs
Commonwealth Speakers
18 Coal Mining Songs of the Northeast
Hanover
Commonwealth Speakers

January 2015

12 Founding Gardens: Penn, Washington and Jefferson
Hershey
Commonwealth Speakers

February 2015

6 Coal Mining Songs of the Northeast
Jim Thorpe
Commonwealth Speakers
12 Great Escapes!
Philadelphia
Commonwealth Speakers

March 2015

21 Based on the Book: Bestseller Cinema
Hershey
Commonwealth Speakers

April 2015

27 Chocolate: The Pennsylvania Connection
Johnstown
Commonwealth Speakers

Commonwealth Speakers is a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Humanities Grants are a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Humanities on the Road is a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council in partnership with Pennsylvania Cable Network, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of its We the People initiative on American history. Other supporters include: Altoona Regional Health System, Benzel's Bretzel Bakery, Inc., Blair Companies, The Buhl Foundation, Capital BlueCross, Nancy L. Eaton, The Foundation for Enhancing Communities, Anne M. and Philip H. Glatfelter III Family Foundation, Institute of Museum and Library Services with the Pennsylvania Heritage Society, McLanahan Corporation, Mount Aloysius College, National Park Service with the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Pennsylvania Abolition Society, Pennsylvania State University Libraries, Surplus City.

Making Sense of the American Civil War, a reading and discussion series, has been made possible through a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Library Association.

These Pennsylvania Civil War 150 events are a program of Pennsylvania Humanities Council, made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services and presented in partnership with the Pennsylvania Heritage Society and State Library of Pennsylvania.

Teen Reading Lounge is a program of the Pennsylvania Humanities Council, developed in part by federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds administered by the Office of the Commonwealth Libraries, and supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities.