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December 2021

Finding Anna Elizabeth Bachman: Mysterious Wife of Nicholas Stoltzfus

December 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Berks History Center, 940 Centre Avenue
Reading, PA 19601 United States

Join us for this special BHC program! Rosalind J. Beiler, Ph. D., shares how she conducted research to discover the identity of Nicholas Stoltzfus’s wife, Anna Elizabeth Bachman, who immigrated to America in 1766. Until recently, her full name was unknown. Dr. Beiler also explores the role of German-speaking and Anabaptist immigrants to Berks County. This presentation continues the BHC’s Berks Suffrage Centennial Celebration and is being held in connection with the historic Nicholas Stoltzfus Homestead. This program will be…

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Between BOO! and BAH, HUMBUG!- Facebook LIVE Ghost Stories at Christmas with Charles J. Adams III

December 9 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

After the stockings are hung by the chimney with care... BEWARE! Please join us for holiday ghost stories with author and storyteller, Charles J. Adams III. This event will be held on Facebook LIVE at 10:13 AM. Join the event here. Like and follow BHC on Facebook @berkshistory!

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