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:

September 2014

18 Steeltowns, Coalfields and the Unbroken Circle
Confluence
Commonwealth Speakers
24 Healing African Dance
Allentown
Commonwealth Speakers
26 The Underground Railroad in Quilts?
Titusville
Commonwealth Speakers
27 Founding Gardens: Penn, Washington and Jefferson
Washington Crossing
Commonwealth Speakers
28 Ukrainian Immigration to the Coal Region of Northeastern Pennsylvania
Edwardsville
Commonwealth Speakers

October 2014

11 The Pow-Wow Principle: Pennsylvania German Folk Healing
York
Commonwealth Speakers
11 Searching for the Life of Harriet Hemings
Pittsburgh
Commonwealth Speakers
16 Reverend Gary Davis: Genius of Piedmont Guitar--An Homage
Waynesburg
Commonwealth Speakers
16 Based on the Book: Bestseller Cinema
Feasterville
Commonwealth Speakers
18 The Underground Railroad in Quilts?
Grove City
Commonwealth Speakers
22 Leonard Bernstein: American Idol, American Idealist
Huntingdon Valley
Commonwealth Speakers
22 Nursing in a Civil War Field Hospital
Wayne
Commonwealth Speakers

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
17 Rachel Carson and the Music of the Spheres
Springs
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.