Author Archives: Columbia Historic Preservation Society

About Columbia Historic Preservation Society

Columbia Historic Preservation Society (CHiPS) 501c3 Organization 19-21 North Second Street, Columbia PA. The museum houses artifacts and publications and model train display.

Lloyd Mifflin Exhibit at Mount Bethel Cemetery

Paintings and artifacts will be on loan for an exhibit of Lloyd Mifflin’s work with a Fourth Friday reception on April 25, and Sunday April 27. Details in the link from  EngleOnline: http://news.engleonline.com/AdDesk/Htmlfiles/Readers/article.epc?id=101355

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Now Open on Saturdays!

Beginning  Saturday, April 26th, CHiPS will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 pm-4 pm! Hope to see you soon!

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CHiPS Bus Trips! Origins of the Underground Railroad Tour and more!

Origins of the Underground Railroad in Lancaster and York Counties: Heritage travelers will experience an excursion that highlights the rise of abolitionism and anti-slavery activism in Southeastern Pennsylvania, from about 1780 through 1860, focusing on visits to authentic sites and stories of … Continue reading

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Washington DC Bus Trip May 22nd!

Thursday, May 22: Traveling to Washington D.C. to visit the World War II and Korean War memorials. Lunch in Arlington, Va., at the Pentagon City Mall food court. Also included is a trip to the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial, and a guided … Continue reading

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HO Model Railroad Layout 2013 Open House

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Updated Bus Trip information

Updated Bus Trip information here: http://wp.me/p11j2h-dP

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CHiPS Lecture Series! Our theme this year is “Remembering our 150th Civil War Past”. Please see the calendar of events attached or ‘Events’ tab.

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Rita’s Fundraiser!

Rita’s Quart Lid Fundraiser is here again! Beginning August 5th, for 5 weeks only, purchase a lid for $5. from any CHiPS member. Lids can also be purchased at CHiPS on Sundays from 1-4 pm. Turn it in to the … Continue reading

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Updated Bus Trips! New trips added!

Please see the updated page here: Bus Trips

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Click for information: “Prelude to Gettysburg,” Event Schedule for Saturday, June 29, 2013!

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