Oliver Pollock PHMC Marker Dedication

The J. Bell Tavern Association would like to invite you to the Oliver Pollock, Financer of the American Revolution, Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) Historical Marker Dedication on October 14, 2018, at 2 p.m. 6395 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg (former location of Gowns by Design). Pollock owned what was then a tavern in the late … Continue reading Oliver Pollock PHMC Marker Dedication

Recurring Events

Mills of Cumberland County March 27, 2015 - October 24, 2015 Exhibit open to the public Cumberland County Historical Society 21 North Pitt Street, Carlisle, PA Contact: 717.249.7610 or info@historicalsociety.com Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat 45-minute Sightseeing Tour May 25, 2015 - September 7, 2015 45-minute tour on the Susquehanna River 11 Championship Way, City Island, … Continue reading Recurring Events

June Events

It’s a busy month of June around Cumberland County,  besides farmers bailing hay and people picking strawberries there are several public events to make your summer a memorable one. Community Events: Carlisle Events held the Carlisle Ford Nationals from June 6 to June 8, which brought in record breaking crowd. The master of the event … Continue reading June Events

King’s Gap Night Hike

spring peeper Last night I had the opportunity to experience a night hike with 53 other people. It was fantastic!! Although only a few sounds of nature were heard, I enjoyed being in the moment and the smell of the earth, seeing the stars that hung overhead, and the sound of spring peepers. If you … Continue reading King’s Gap Night Hike