Pittston Area Mining Disaster discussion Jan 28

January 28, “Pittston-area Mining Disasters: Knight Shaft (1871), Eagle Shaft (1871), Twin Shaft (1896), and Knox (1959)” – Saturday JAN 28 at 7 pm. A round table discussion on the topic will take place at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church basement, 35 Williams St., Pittston Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/380546245613628/

New Business members

WE are happy to welcome two new business members to the historical society! Odd Fellows Thistle Lodge #512 and Napoli Pizza, both businesses are in downtown Pittston. Thank you for all your support! Please remember all our business members, especially during this holiday season!    

Our Town-WVIA meeting

The first meeting on Nov 3 went very well! The second meeting is Thursday, November 10 at 6:30 pm and we’ll be meeting at the Pittston Memorial Library. Even if you didn’t make the first meeting, everyone is welcome to join in. WVIA hopes to air the Pittston episode on …

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Gift Membership

Help support the many preservation efforts of GPHS by becoming a member. It’s a great gift idea for the holidays , especially for the local history buff in every family! By being a member you’ll get a monthly email of meeting minutes to keep up on the latest efforts including …

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