July 21 – 24:
Young Villagers Colonial Workshop
The Alexander Schaeffer Farm is host a great experience for children going into grades 4,5,6 and 7 to learn several traditional period crafts. Fee: Members $45, Nonmembers $65 Registration required. Seats fill quickly. Please call the program coordinator at 717-866-5242 to register. Get Details.
An Authentic Pennsylvania German Experience
Founded in 1966, HSI is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to the culture and unique history of Schaefferstown and greater southeastern Lebanon County, Pennsylvania.
The Pennsylvania German and Swiss cultures which flourished here during the last few centuries are authentically presented among several historic sites – the Alexander Schaeffer House and Farm, the Thomas R. Brendle Museum, and the Gemberling-Rex House.
Throughout the year, our sites host cultural events with all the local, historic flavor you expect. Visit our sites, take part in events, become a member, and discover how you can be a valuable volunteer. Your memorable, authentic Pennsylvania German experience with HSI will last a lifetime. Enjoy your website visit today!