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.

May
11
Fri
2018
May 2018 Membership Meeting
May 11 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Kenneth Bealer will present a program entitle 52 Years of Railroad Photography from 1966 to the Present.  Kenneth was an employee of the Lehigh Valley Railroad and Conrail.  His pictures have graced the pages of books about the Lehigh Valley Railroad and other Anthracite Railroads.

Jun
8
Fri
2018
June 2018 Membership Meeting
Jun 8 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Richard Jahn will present a program of slides taken by the late Walter Shopp.  Walter was a lifelong enthusiastic rail fan and photographer who travelled widely.

Sep
14
Fri
2018
September 2018 Membership Meeting
Sep 14 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Bill Chaplik will be our presenter.  Bill has assembled a program on railroads in the Southeastern United States.

Oct
12
Fri
2018
October 2018 Membership Meeting
Oct 12 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Gary Pancavage will present what is sure to be a fascinating program about Amtrak’s Acela trains.  Gary knows his subject as he recently retired from his position in charge of Acela maintenance.

Nov
9
Fri
2018
November 2018 Membership Meeting
Nov 9 @ 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Tom Nemeth returns.  His program features beautifully photographed coverage of Anthracite Railroads.  This program will feature the Central Railroad of New Jersey.

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.