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The Township of Hampton hosts many fabulous events throughout the year within Hampton Park and the Community Center facility. In addition, nearby Hartwood Acres also provides year round entertainment for all to enjoy.

The township is also fortunate to have many community organizations that hold special events throughout the year for residents

If you'd like your event or posting to be included on this page, please email the township. All bulletin board requests are subject to review by the township.
  

Depreciation Lands Museum Happenings

The Museum is again open every Sunday from 1-4 pm through the end of October !
Check out the new Sundry Sundays, below
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We WILL have Lantern Tours!!  See important Details Below

 
   
---LANTERN TOURS - Saturday Oct 17 & 24 , 6 pm - 9  pm      

           "Plagues, Potions & Practices" relating to death and disease
in 18th century Tally Cavey 


 

                                 *** Pre-Paid Reservations are Required ***

                   Simply visit the website at www.DLMuseum.org to purchase tickets.


The theme may sound a bit macabre, but we promise the evening will be as entertaining and full of legends, tall tales, and perhaps even a bit of history. And, as always, you may catch a glimpse of our Deacon !



  So, how will things work this year with the Health Guidelines?

  • Tours are self-guided, with each Household (max of 6 persons)  moving on their own.
  • Tickets MUST be Pre-Purchased for your household. We will not be selling tickets at the door.
  • You will select a time-slot, and Household departures will be staggered within your time-slot  to maintain Social Distance
  • And yes, please wear your mask!
  • Questions?  visit the website, e-mail the museum, or call 412-486-0563 and leave a message


   -- SUNDRY SUNDAY Demonstrations, 1-4 pm    
From time to time, we will offer an additional special demonstration on a Sundry Sunday. Since we have had to forego so many of our events this year, due to the health crisis, we will have even more Sundry Sundays than usual! Fun for us, and fun for you! Visit the website and facebook pages for the latest !

Coming this Sunday, Aug 30, Flax to Fiber.
               Did you know flax is a grass, that once processed using many, many steps, is known to us as linen?  Learn how!

     --Museum open every Sunday, 1-4 pm

          ....suggested donation $5/adults, $3/children, free for DLMA members

 

New added convenience - Sunday Donations may be made on-line right here, either in advance of your visit or from your phone when you arrive!
 
              The Museum's peaceful wooded  grounds are open every day to transport the visitor into an earlier time.  And  Every Sunday afternoon during the season knowledgeable costumed interpreters bring this world to life.
 
          
 
Remember, DLMA members are invited to visit FREE every Sunday !
Join or renew your Membership today! 
An entire year of history for only $25 per family or $15 for an individual
 
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Will we have Hydref this year? The health guideline restrictions have made it impossible.
We certainly look forward to next year!

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Hear all the news about Talley Cavey and the Depreciation Lands Museum right here in upcoming editions of "Happenings".
Join us in experiencing the lives of our earliest settlers in our area - This is YOUR Heritage!


Are you a local  history buff ? --
--HISTORIC HAMPTON TOWNSHIP BOOK - by Lib Hunter and Debbie Rassau
     This wonderful book is again available.  Richly illustrated with historic photos, it covers the history of Hampton Township from the earliest days.
     Obtain your copy for $35 at the Museum or have it mailed directly to you by
ordering on-line via the  website 


Hampton Remembrance Garden (High School) - Engraved Brick Program

The Hampton Alumni Remembrance Garden Committee invites you to become a permanent part of the Hampton Remembrance Garden at the Hampton High School.  By purchasing an engraved brick, you can support the Hampton Remembrance Garden and provide a lasting memory.  

For more information:  Hampton Remembrance Garden Engraved Brick Program