Allen Historical Society will present a series of lectures beginning Sunday, Sept. 17th 2017 at 4:00 with additional lectures on Jan 7th, and April 8, 2018. Publicity will be forthcoming on Jan. and April events.
Our first event on Sept. 17th will feature our own Allen Historian and author or 2 books about the history and people of Allen, Dr. George Shivers. He will take us on a historical journey of the history of religion in Allen prior to there being any churches, through the arrival on horseback of Francis Asbury, establishment of Asbury and then Friendship Church after the Civil War.
There will be light refreshments served and the event is free to the public. Donations are gratefully accepted and will be used toward the restoration of the Huffington/Pollitt house. We hope to see you there! For more information, contact Aggie Culp, 410 546 2043
Give yourself a treat and come to the Allen Bazaar Sat, Oct. 21, 9-2 am. Vendors are welcome with crafts or yard sale items. Outside table is $10.00, inside $20.00, but inside space is limited. Event will be held at the Community Hall in Allen just past the Asbury Church on Collins Wharf Road. There will be fresh fall produce for sale as well as Oyster sandwiches, various homemade soups, chicken salad, dumplings and beaten biscuits. Baked goodies will also be for sale. Take a day off from cooking and enjoy a visit to the Village of Allen. Proceeds from sales will benefit the Asbury Church and Christian shelter. For more information contact Aggie Culp at 410 546 2043.