November 17, 2018
Charleston, South Carolina
The joint meeting of the South Carolina Conference Historical Society and the Commission on Archives & History will gather at 11am on Saturday, November 17, at Old Bethel UMC, 222 Calhoun St, Charleston, SC. The business session will include an update on the Burdine Lodge project and a discussion of a proposed Heritage Landmark in the state.
December 2, 2018
The event will begin at 3:30 pm and will be held at Historic St. George's UM Church at 235 N 4th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106. For over three decades, St. George’s has held an Annual Christmas Musical featuring local talent. In a beautiful colonial holiday setting, the program reflects our denomination's varied musical roots with a selection of Celtic, gospel, classical and contemporary performances. Ample parking next door. Please call 215.925.7788 if you have any questions.
December 2, 2018
Willow Street, Pennsylvania
Boehms Chapel, one of The UM Church's Heritage Landmarks, will be holding its Advent Vespers Service at 3 pm on December 2, 2018. The program consists of traditional lessons and carols with congregational singing of familiar Christmas hymns. For directions and more details go to www.boehmschapel.org or call 717-872-4133.
December 9, 2018
New Windsor, Maryland
Strawbridge Shrine's Advent Candlelight Service will be held Sunday, December 9th at 4:30 pm in the Old Log Meeting House. Held in the replica of America's first Methodist House of Worship, this Lesson and Carols service has become one of this UMC Heritage Landmark's most popular events. After the service, please feel free to join together to enjoy hot cider and cookies in the Visitors Center. Located at 2650 Strawbridge Lane, New Windsor, MD 21776.
April 5 - April 6, 2019
Fort Worth & Arlington, Texas
The 2019 meeting of the Texas United Methodist Historical Society is planned to be held April 5-6, 2019. Friday will consist of registration, opening sessions, a walking tour of the Central Texas Conference Cornerstone Garden, and an evening banquet in Fort Worth. In Arlington on Saturday, sessions will convene with a tour of the annual conference archives, continuation of programming, and the closing business meeting. Registration materials, hotel information, and a complete program description will become available after February 1, 2019.
July 9 - July 12, 2019
The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Southern Jurisdiction Historical Society of The United Methodist Church will be held at the Pitts Theology Library of the Candler School of Theology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. The meeting will begin Tuesday, July 9th and end on Friday, July 12th. More details will be posted as they become available.
September 19 - September 22, 2019
Lake Junaluska, North Carolina
GCAH is pleased to announce that it is planning to hold its 2019 Annual Meeting in beautiful Lake Junaluska, North Carolina from September 19-22, 2019. The meeting will begin with supper on Thursday evening and end with lunch on Sunday. More details will follow as they become available.