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The 2014 Founders Event

Chester County Historical SocietyThe Founders Event will bring together the region’s community, economic, and government leaders to support the Chester County Historical Society and acknowledge two outstanding visionaries: PECO and Penelope P. Wilson. Tickets are $100 per person and include remarkable networking, guided tours, delicious food by Jimmy Duffy’s, classical guitar by Malcom Johnstone, and more. For ticket information contact David B. Reinfeld at 610-692-4800 x 267 or by email dreinfeld@chestercohistorical.org. To learn more about the event click here or visit chestercohistorical.org.

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Wine Tasting Fundraiser at the Chester County Historical Society

The Interfaith Housing Assistance Corporation of Chester County will be hosting a Wine Tasting Fundraiser at the Chester County Historical Society on Sunday, November 2, from 4:00PM – 7:00PM. Meet the experts in homelessness prevention for single working parents with dependent children, and learn about wines, beers, and some of the best food pairings that Chester County can offer! Some of this year’s contributions include home brewing, organic wines, the Brandywine Wine Trail, local beers, and wines from around the world! Your palate will delight in the delicious food parings from places like The General Warren Inn, Limoncello Ristorante, and more. To learn more about the event click here or visit Interfaithhousingcc.org.

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Third Annual WC Fashion Showcase

logoThe Third Annual WC Fashion Showcase will be held on Thursday, September 18, at the Chester County Historical Society. Check out stylish looks from eleven local boutiques featuring local models. Complimentary wine & hors d’oeuvres will be served. Admission for the event is $15 at the door or $10 when you purchase your tickets in advance at TheWCPress.com/fashion. For more information or to purchase tickets click here.

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Chester County Historical Society Family Focus Group

Chester County Historical SocietyThe Chester County Historical Society is offering a Family Focus Group on Saturday, August 16th & Wednesday, August 27th! The event will give one the opportunity to Tour the museum and participate in a focus group about the overall experience. The goal of the focus group is to research the Chester County Historical Society’s brand awareness and visitor experience among its potential customers. Participants will receive a free three month family membership for their time. To learn more or sign up for the event visit http://www.whatscchs.com.

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West Chester Studio For Performing Arts Spring Shows

westchesterstudioThis weekend, West Chester Studio for the Performing Arts and Uptown Entertainment Alliance are partnering to produce a fun filled weekend of family friendly entertainment. Spring shows will be performed throughout the weekend at the Chester County Historical Society. To see the compete schedule and to purchase tickets click here or visit Westchesterstudio.com.

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West Chester Business Improvement District Meeting

WCBIDThe public is invited to the Annual Meeting of the West Chester Business Improvement District taking place this Thursday, April 3rd, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm at the Chester County Historical Society. At the meeting there will be a presentation of the accomplishments from 2013 and a discussion of upcoming events and current developments. See the 2013 annual report by clicking here or visit Downtownwestchester.com.

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Historic Preservation Awards Program Coming this April

WCDF_logoThe West Chester Downtown Foundation is preparing for its annual historic preservation awards program and will start the nomination period on Sunday, April 13, 2014 with a kick-off event at the Chester County Historical Society. Nominations from the community will be accepted until June 13 for projects that reflect outstanding historic preservation practices within the Borough of West Chester. The kick-off event will feature Dr. Jim Jones who will present a lecture entitled Preserving the West Chester Railroad. The event is free and begins at 2pm on April 13, 2014. Parking is also free at the Chestnut Street Garage. RSVP required, see more at Preservation Awards page.

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