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March 16, 2014
Blessing of the Soil: A St. Gertrude's Day Celebration
Join us at the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center Kitchen Garden for a blessing of the soil, on St. Gertrude’s Day, March 16th at 1:00 P.M. A short presentation on the history and gardening customs surrounding St. Gertrude will be offered by Dr. William Woys Weaver, renowned culinary historian and author of As American As Shoefly Pie. A book signing will follow a traditional blessing of the soil to kick off our gardening season. This event is free to the public, registration is not required. Connect with us on Facebook for updates.
PA German ZammelaafMarch 22, 2014
2nd Annual PA German Zammelaaf to be held at New Covenant Christian School, 452 Ebenezer Road (Rt. 72N), Lebanon, PA 17046 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. A 'not to be missed' event for people seriously interested in Pennsylvania German history, culture and language. The PGCHC will be selling books and calendars at this event. For more information about the PA German Zammelaaf, email Zammelaaf@hotmail.com.
March 29-30, 2014
Reading-Berks Guild of Craftsmen Spring Fine Arts & Crafts Show
More information at http://rbcrafts.org/rbg_spring.htm. This event will be held at Kutztown University's O'Pake Field House.
Easter on the Farm
April 12, 2014
Celebrate the Easter traditions of the Pennsylvania Dutch kids crafts, egg hunts, hearth cooking demonstrations, vendors, wagon rides, and more! This event will be held on the grounds of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University. This event is free.
The Old Time Plow Boys Spring Plowing Show
April 26-27, 2014
More information at http://oldtimeplowboys.com/. This event will be held on the grounds of the Pennsylvania German Cultural Heritage Center at Kutztown University.
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday:
10a.m.-12p.m. and 1p.m.-4p.m.
Due to a change in staffing, we will no longer be giving walk-in tours.
Please call us to schedule your tour at least one week in advance.
22 Luckenbill Road
Kutztown, Pa 19530
If you would like to schedule a group tour, please email Amanda for a reservation form at email@example.com.