Events

Upcoming Events

Amish Folk Art Classes with Leon Historical Society

Amish Folk Art Class with Leon Historical Society
Dates:
Saturday, October 5, 2019 - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Learn by doing!  Join in an Amish Folk Art Class, with history of American and Amish quilting.  Presented by the Leon Historical Society and Museum, you can make a traditional pattern quilt block with Amish and English instructors.  In October's class, you will learn how to make and quilt a 9 Patch Tote Bag, or Dresden Wreath.

Native Americans History in Potter County, PA

Native American Presentation Slide by David P. Castano
Dates:
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

This fascinating presentation of Local Native American Indians with Potter County, PA, will be lead by Potter County Historian David P. Castano.  Mr. Castano’s archeological and historical research, including on-going investigations at several local Native American sites within Potter County, has led to numerous publications in the Society’s Journal and regional newspapers.  He has presented his findings through presentations at State Museums and lectures, displaying and demonstrating Native American artifacts from the Historical Society Museum, and his own private collections.