Christmas in Williamsburg

Join the BHC and White Star Tours as we get into the holiday spirit in historic Williamsburg, Virginia!  Experience a Winter Wonderland while walking the cobblestone streets of Colonial Williamsburg […]

Printmaking Workshop

Berks History Center 940 Centre Avenue, Reading, PA

Led by BHC Museum Curator, Amber Vroman, participants will receive step-by-step instructions on how to carve and print their very own Pennsylvania German motif and will create a series of […]

Brunch & Brushes

Berks History Center 940 Centre Avenue, Reading, PA

Angel Design The Berks History Center is excited to continue offering our special program, Brunch and Brushes, led by BHC Museum Curator, Amber Vroman. During December of 2022, participants will […]

Covered Bridges of Berks County

Author Fred Moll captures the history and architectural beauty of the many covered bridges that once dotted our landscape with an in-depth look at the five that still exist today. […]

Cloth Yo-Yo Christmas Tree

Education Curator Vicky Heffner teaches this clever post-Civil War craft utilizing scraps of fabric. Cloth yo-yos were traditionally sewn into bedspreads, table runners, vests, and, yes, Christmas trees for decoration […]

Holiday House Tour of Waynesborough & Sugartown

Magical homes await you, all decorated with Christmas cheer! Join the BHC on this festive day trip as we explore Waynesborough and historic Sugartown. Waynesborough is the magnificent Georgian-style country […]

Virtual PA Dutch Classes

Bradley Smith, Archivist at the Berks History Center, will present a virtual eight-week course that introduces participants to the language and culture of the Pennsylvania Dutch.   This beginner course will […]