Williamsport- The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society will host Joan Werner speaking on the history of Eagles Mere at its Coffee Hour on Thursday, June 8, 2017, in the Community Room of the Taber Museum. Ms. Werner is a member of the Board of Directors of the Eagles Mere Museum. The talk is free and open to the public.
Eagles Mere, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is situated within the Endless Mountain range in northcentral Pennsylvania. The town is home to approximately 120 year-round residents, however, the population of the town swells to more than 3,000 during the summer. Folks not only enjoy the private lake, but the array of specialty shops and restaurants within the town. The museum is an Eagles Mere highlight .
The Lecture Series focuses on ‘Communities’ for the 2017 season, combining Coffee Hours (Thursday mornings at 10am, March through June, September through December) with Society Programs (Sunday afternoons at 2pm, May through October). A total of fourteen lectures are presented throughout the year. All are free and open to the public. Light refreshments are served for the Coffee Hours. Other subjects will include Celestia (in Sullivan County), Lewis Township, and Williamsport. If someone has an idea for a topic, please contact Gary Parks, Executive Director at 570.326.3326 or firstname.lastname@example.org. For further information regarding programming at the museum, please consult the website www.tabermuseum.org or telephone the museum.