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Gettysburg-Adams County, a Preservation Society
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programs, and ways to join us in our activities.
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| Corporal Skelly Post No. 9
Corporal Skelly Post No. 9 Grand Army of the Republic, Department of Pennsylvania, located at 53
E.Middle Street, Gettysburg, PA,
owned and restored by HGAC, the Historic Preservation Society of Gettysburg-Adams County as an example of adaptive
reuse of an historic building, now serves
as its headquarters.
HGAC is a non-profit organization formed in 1975 to
spearhead and coordinate efforts
preserve and restore the historic heritage of Adams County's townships and boroughs.
An all-volunteer Board of Directors,
elected by the membership, guides the organization.
Under its Articles
of Incorporation filed with the Pennsylvania Department of State, the Purposes of the organization are:
foster and participate in the preservation, interpretation and welfare of the historic, architectural,
scenic and culturally significant areas, districts, sites, structures, objects,and activities,
and townscapes of the Borough of Gettysburg and Adams County,
the Gettysburg National Cemetery
and the Eisenhower National Historic Site,
and to encourage their appreciation by the general public."
Calendar of Events
Thursday of the Month
December 5, 2020
Education Speaker Programs
Tuesday of the Month
All 2020 Programs Cancelled
Programs will resume March 2021
December 22, 2020
Salvage Warehouse Meetings
2nd Tuesday of Each Odd Month
To Be Announced
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is with deep regret that we announce the cancellation of the Barn Preservation Project's collaboration with the Gettysburg
Foundation at the George Spangler Farm this summer. Look for us in 2021!"
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♦ Cancelled until Further Notice
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♦ All Educational Programs for 2020
CANCELLED until March,
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♦ Every First and Third Saturday
April through October
10 AM to 2 PM
The Warehouse is CLOSED for the 2020 Season
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♦ Underground Railroad Tours at McAllister's Mill
June thru August
All 2020 Tours have been CANCELLED due to covid 19.
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♦ BarnART Show & Sale
June 11th - June 14th / Canceled
Rescheduled to June 10th - 13th, 2021
The art intake dates:
Saturday May 29 and Saturday June 5.
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Mark Your Calendars!
Historic Barn Tour - September
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