Jan 30, 2016, 9:59 AM
The young ladies of Girl Scout Troop #60221 recently tried out our new Twentieth Century dress up area: The clothing was purchased from a grant given to the LCHS by the Free and Accepted Masons, Lodge.
Jul 30, 2015, 3:03 PM
At the Lycoming County Fair, we displayed this mystery artifact. It is an ice chisel, used for chipping slivers of ice of a block of ice. Congratulations, Eric Keener, for having the first right answer out of the box.
Jul 8, 2015, 9:44 PM
Thomas T. Taber, III, of Muncy, has recently donated a copy of his latest work titled Muncy Encyclopedia to the Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society.
May 2, 2015, 3:31 PM
The Thomas T. Taber Museum hosted a ‘Mad Hatter’s Tea Party’ on Saturday May 2, 2015, at 2:00p.m. The event was a wonderful event! We had ladies and gentlemen attend from all over!
Apr 23, 2015, 4:04 PM
The Lycoming County Historical Society held its Annual Meeting on Saturday. We were honored to present the Student Historian Award, as well as honor the Lycoming County Women’s History Collection as Volunteer of the Year. We also presented heart-felt “Thank You’s” to outgoing board members and enjoyed a presentation by William E. Nichols, Sr
Mar 31, 2015, 10:38 PM
The Repasz Band has been honored by an invitation from the National Park Service to perform at the Appomattox Court House in April 2015, commemorating the 150th anniversary of the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia, A check for $1,000.00 was presented to Al Nacinovich and Nancy Eischeid by President of the Board of Governors John Raymond.
Mar 31, 2015, 10:14 AM
The Taber Museum has recently acquired representative works of two regional artists, Roger Shipley and Steve Getz. The two pieces will be on display in the Museum’s Art Gallery.
Mar 27, 2015, 11:34 AM
The Taber Museum hosted the debut of a special issue of West Branch Life featuring West Branch Life cover“Women of Distinction” on Friday, March 27, 2015. Mary Sieminski, along with co-authors Janet Hurlbert and Dr. Judith Gouldin, were on hand to autograph copies of the magazine.
Jan 23, 2015, 10:46 PM
The Taber has been informed that the museum shall soon receive a handsome sum from the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania for $33,000! This will support a project to upgrade the current lighting system to LED lighting throughout the museum.
Jan 15, 2015, 10:52 PM
The 2015 LCHS Journal is now here and available for sale at the Taber museum’s store! “Lycoming at War” is full of interesting articles about Lycoming County during some of America’s most significant wars.