Old Fashioned Christmas 2022

Thank you to the 46 visitors who joined us for this year’s Old Fashioned Christmas at the Meeting House! We had a display of antique toys, volunteers in Victorian dress, favors of holly and ivy, and of course punch and…
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Thanks to our donors!

We are immensely grateful to the following local businesses and organizations for donating gift baskets for the silent auction at our Harvest Luncheon: Pleasant View OrchardTeachers Credit UnionWanamaker Feed & SeedMascari CleanersWanamaker Flower ShopFranklin Heritage, Inc. & The Historic Artcraft…
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Harvest Luncheon tickets now available!

Our annual Harvest Luncheon and Silent Auction will be Saturday, November 5 at 12 p.m. at Grace Church, 5605 S. Franklin Rd. The event includes a catered meal, door prizes, live music by pianist Jim Kemp, a presentation on local…
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No Open Hours on Labor Day Weekend

The Meeting House will not be open on Saturday, September 3 due to the holiday weekend. We will be open on Sunday, September 18 from 2-4 p.m., so please visit us then!

Old Settlers Day is June 26

After a two-year hiatus because of COVID-19, the Old Settlers Day Street Fair & Car Show on Southeastern Avenue in Wanamaker is returning this year! The fair will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday June 26. Our…
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No Open Hours on Easter Sunday

Due to the Easter holiday, the Meeting House will not be open on April 17. Please visit us on one of next month’s Open Hours dates, May 7 or May 15, from 2 to 4 p.m.

Antiques & Rummage Sale – June 4

Our biggest annual fundraiser is our popular “Antiques & Rummage” sale, to again be held at the Franklin Township Civic League building at 8822 Southeastern Ave. This year’s sale will be Saturday, June 4 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m….
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No Open Hours on Easter Sunday

As a reminder, the Meeting House is not open for Open Hours on major holidays and will be closed on April 17 for Easter. We’ll see you at our next Open Hours on May 7!

Open Hours resume March 5

Our first Open Hours of the year will be Saturday, March 5 from 2 to 4 p.m. Come visit us at our Meeting House, located at 6510 S. Franklin Road, to peruse our museum collection or view genealogy records. The…
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