Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 July 2019 01:16
Peters Creek Historical Society will welcome guest speakers, Dick Gaetano and Rob Throckmorten to the August 26 meeting, held at 8:00 pm in the social room of Wrights United Methodist Church, 788 Venetia Road, Venetia.
|Lewis and Clark Commemorative Silver Dollar. Front features Lewis and Clark standing before a river with foliage in the background. The back of the coin features the Jefferson Peace Medal.
Both speakers are fellow coin club members and will present a program on the Lewis and Clark Commemorative Coin celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Lewis and Clark expedition into the Louisiana Territory Purchase. The talk will encompass local re-enactment history and a power point discussion of the coin. This program was presented to the National Coin Show held in Pittsburgh this past spring.
The Enoch Wright House, headquarters of the society will be open for tour on Tuesday, August 6, from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm and Sunday, August 25, from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. For further information on the society check out the website: www.peterscreekhistoricalsociety.org.