The Society’s April 12th meeting will be our annual field trip to Peter Wentz Farmstead for Sheep Shearing Day. Watch the farmers shear the sheep, then stay to learn more about typical spring activities on a colonial farm. For the children there will be colonial toys and games, scarecrow building, puppet shows, and a craft area. Highlights also include open-hearth
Thank you to everyone who attended the King of Prussia Historical Society’s March 8th meeting/fundraiser. It was a very successful and enjoyable day! The Society received some greatly appreciated funds and guests heard about the history of chocolate while sampling delicious dark, milk and white chocolates provided by presenter Melanie Low from Zwahlen’s Ice Cream and Chocolate Co. Check out
Our next meeting will be exceptionally yummy! Join us for “A History and Tasting of Chocolate” on Saturday, March 8 at 2pm at Christ Church Old Swedes presented by the expert Chocolatiers from Zwahlen’s Ice Cream and Chocolate. Trace the journey of the cacao bean from blossom to chocolate bar. While tasting a variety of chocolates, participants will be introduced
*** Due to the ongoing hardships caused by the ice storm, the Society’s February program has been postponed. A new date has not yet been decided. *** Please join Shelia Vance on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2 pm, as she talks about “The Road to Valley Forge” at the Society’s February meeting, Christ Church (Old Swedes), 740 River Road, Swedesburg, PA.