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160th Annual Meeting, Lecture, and Reception

  • Dates: October 14, 2017
  • Location: Bethlehem Ice House
  • Address: 56 River St., Bethlehem, PA 18018
  • Phone: 610-759-5070
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 4:30 PM
  • Price: Members enjoy this event at no cost. Non-members are encouraged to become a member, or donate $10.

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Join the Moravian Historical Society on October 14 for the 160th Annual Meeting, Lecture, and Reception of the Moravian Historical Society. Members and non-members are encouraged to join the Board of Managers, members, volunteers, and the staff for the following:

ANNUAL MEETING
Time: 1 p.m.
Location: Bethlehem's Ice House
 - 56 River Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

The board and staff will present the past fiscal year's business to the membership body. The state of the Society will be addressed. Questions are comments are encouraged. Highlights include various awards and honors.

ANNUAL LECTURE
Time: 2 p.m.
Location: Bethlehem's Ice House - 56 River Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Natasha Lightfoot, Associate Professor at Columbia University's Department of History will present a look at her book "Troubling Freedom: Antigua and the Aftermath of British Emancipation" (Durham, NC: Duke University
Press, 2015). She will explore the Moravian connection in Antigua including her process of research, how she used Moravian materials to shape her research.

ANNUAL RECEPTION
Time: After the conclusion of the lecture
Location: Bethlehem's Ice House - 56 River Street
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Space is extremely limited, so please reserve your spot in advance here. Walk-ins are not able to be accommodated.