WE are 501c3 now!

The Greater Pittston Historical Society  is happy to announce our application for a 501c3 non-profit status was approved. Fittingly, we received word in time to announce it at our Meet & Greet Fundraiser (Oct 19). This is GREAT news for our future! This is also beneficial to our supports since donations …

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“Fighting For The Union Label” Book Presentation

On October 15th at 7:00 pm the Greater Pittston Historical Society will welcome Dr. Robert Wolensky to the Duryea Borough building for a book presentation on the Apparel Industry in the Wyoming Valley. Dr. Wolensky is an adjunct professor of history and sociology at King’s College and co-author of “Fighting …

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From the desk of…

This is  our first post ! Here you will find blog posts about news and updates from the desk of our President, upcoming event information, and  guest ‘authors’ who offer interesting, educational tidbits about the greater Pittston area. We also hope to share  insightful messages about the ins & outs of …

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