Members are encouraged to contact Olev Taremae or an ARHS Board Member to present their programs or contacts of people who can present programs related to Anthracite Railroads, e.g., slides, films, videos, DVD’s, or digital programs, or visits to model railroads, as programs are continually needed.

Dec
14
Fri
2018
December 2018 Membership Meeting
Dec 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

The late Richard Samsel was a long-time ARHS member.  While Richard is no longer be with us, we can remember him by viewing a slide program that he had assembled. Rich Jahn will narrate.  As a Christmas bonus, David Fluck of Quakertown will show movie footage that he took of the Quakertown and Eastern Railroad.

Jan
11
Fri
2019
January 2019 Membership Meeting
Jan 11 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Dave Augsburger whose favorite season is winter will be our presenter with a slide show assembled from his vast collection.  The program topic will be posted when known.  Then again, Dave’s programs are always good.  Don those snowshoes and come.

Feb
8
Fri
2019
February 2019 Membership meeting
Feb 8 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Bob Wilt has promised to take a break from his book projects to be our February presenter.  The topic will be posted when known.

Mar
8
Fri
2019
March 2019 Membership Meeting
Mar 8 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Former Reading & Northern current Amtrak employee Craig Werley will again share slides from the Kantner Brothers slide collection.  Arch and Bruce Kantner avidly photographed railroad operations in Schuylkill County and nearby areas in the 1950s and 1960s.  Their in depth coverage of that area in that time period yields seldom seen.

Apr
12
Fri
2019
April 2019 Membership Meeting
Apr 12 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Spring is in the air. What could be better than watching Paul Kutta’s presentation of “Rio Grande” memories. The program will cover from 1965 to the Union Pacific ownership.

May
10
Fri
2019
May 2019 Membership Meeting
May 10 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

The ever popular Mike Bednar returns in May. He will draw from his vast treasury of stories and images to entertain and educate us on railroading in the past.  The specific topic will be posted when known.

Jun
14
Fri
2019
June 2019 Members Meeting
Jun 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Doug Peters will wrap up the first half of the year with a program covering the Delaware and Hudson.