Watson-Curtze Mansion is closed to the public for the month of February for minor renovations - discounted museum admission $8

Canalside Readers Book Club

Canalside Readers Book Club

Do you love history as much as we do? Join B. J. Lechner and Mark Squeglia for some reading and discussion of history-themed books every month and taking a few field trips too!

Canalside Readers will meet monthly on the second Wednesday of every month at 5:30PM in the President's Room in the Wood-Morrison House on the Hagen History Center Campus.

All books will be available for purchase at Werner Books and the Carriage House Gift Shop. Remember, Hagen History Center members receive a 15% discount on gift shop purchases.

Not yet a member of the Hagen History Center? Join online today!

Send an email to slittle@eriehistory.org if you will be in attendance or if you have any questions.

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January 11th: Erie's Sensational Murder Trials by Judge Dan Brabender (Erie, PA)

February 8th: Flying with Dad: A Daughter. A Father. And the Hidden Gifts in His Stories from World War II by Yvonne Caputo (Erie PA).

March 8th: The History of the Standard Oil Company (1904, 2018) by Ida Tarbell (Cleveland, OH and Titusville, PA)

March 20th, 5PM-6PM: Field Trip to tour the Ida Tarbell House in Titusville PA