2nd Saturday Book Signing

Local mystery and travel author, Sherry Knowlton, will sign copies of her books.

Ashland Cemetery Tour

Join Lisa Brousse for a walking tour of Ashland Cemetery. Ashland was one of the first "garden cemeteries" in the United States and those buried within provide a fascinating history […]

Interviewing War Veterans: A How-To History Workshop

Interviewing War Veterans: A How-To History Workshop with award-winning journalist and author Joseph David Cress. A newspaper reporter for over 33 years, Cress will share his insights using examples drawn […]

An Evening with Jeff Shaara

Join CCHS for An Evening with Jeff Shaara at the West Shore Country Club   TICKET SALES ENDED Jeff Shaara is known for writing historical fiction and documenting American wars […]

Historic Baseball Game

Play Ball! Join us for a day of historic 19th century base ball with the Keystone Base Ball Club of Harrisburg. The Game will be played at USAHEC.

On A Great Battlefield: The History of Gettysburg National Military Park, 1863-2023

Over 18,000 books and articles have been written on the three-day battle of Gettysburg, but historians have devoted minimal attention to the history of the landscape itself and the complicated, divisive, and controversial nature of preserving, interpreting, and commemorating America’s most hallowed ground. Dr. Murray’s program explores the first preservation and commemorative efforts of the […]

McLain Bash

Each year, CCHS hosts the McLain Bash at the Two Mile House in honor of J. McLain and Mary Wheeler King, the previous owners of the Two Mile House, and our region’s Celtic past. Attendees can enjoy high-end whisky tastings, all-you-can-eat food donated from local restaurants, and live music featuring Charlie Zahm. The party is […]

Oddfellows Building Tour

August 10, 11 a.m., OR 1 p.m., meet at History on High – The Shop Led by Shawn Gladden. Please R.S.V.P. in advance as there is a 25 person maximum. […]