As many of you have heard, at 2:30 AM 28 May 2020 the 3rd Presbyterian Church in Chester Pennsylvania caught fire and by dawn the church was a smoldering ruin with only the stone walls remaining. The 3rd Presbyterian had stood at 9th and Potter streets since its construction just after the Civil War. For … More Church Fire
Chester Historical Preservation Committee Presents a Free Lecture by J. Joseph Edgette, Ph. D. Monday September 18th, 2017 at 7:30 pm At Hedgerow Theater 64 Rose Valley Road Media, Pa 19063 Chester’s Role During World War I The Great War was proclaimed as the war to end all wars. Though it was fought … More Chester’s Role During World War I
The Chester Historical Preservation Committee Presents The Old Chester, PA Reunion Saturday October 8th, 2016 1:00 P.M. Until 4:00 P.M. Location: The Former Third Presbyterian Church 420 East 9th Street, Chester, PA 19013 Refreshments Provided Renew former acquaintances and make new ones Displays by historical organizations, local artists, Chester companies will be present New Displays … More The Old Chester, PA Reunion
The Old 3rd Presbyterian Church is going to be open to the public for the first time since it was abandoned!! Don’t miss the “Before” Tour. Tomorrow June 18th at 10 am. There will be tours throughout the day for a $25 donation as well as an outdoor garage sale. Peruse the yard sale or … More Church “Before” Tour and Yard Sale Fundraiser
The Chester Historical Preservation Committee Presents a Free lecture on Photography and More By Carlos Alejandro Professional Photographer & founder of Cab Calloway Summer School for the Arts On Wednesday May 18th, 2016 At 7:30 p.m. At The Helen Kate Furness Free Library 100 N. Providence Road Wallingford, Pa 19086 In the Chadwick Auditorium Donations … More Lecture Series: Photographer Carlos Alejandro
Did you know that Chester has a rich history and Quaker roots? Come learn about George Fox and the Quakers at the George Fox and the Quakers: From the Founding to the End of the Holy Experiment with Bob Quay. Join the Facebook event so we know you’re coming! If you don’t already, be sure to follow … More Don’t Miss George Fox and the Quakers
Check out the photos taken at the last 3rd Presbyterian Church clean up by photographer, Candy Delaney!! http://passionateperspectivephotography2.weebly.com/third-presbyterian-church
Be sure to stop by at the church clean up this Friday and Saturday. Bring your work gloves and be prepared for dust and broken glass. There is no bathroom on site so be prepared! Check out the event on facebook for more details!
Come on out for Old Chester Days! The Old Chester, PA Reunion Saturday October 10, 2015 1:00 P.M. Until 4:00 P.M. Location: The Former Third Presbyterian Church 420 East 9th Street, Chester, PA 19013 Refreshments Provided • Renew former acquaintances and make new ones • Displays by historical organizations, local artists, Chester companies will be … More Old Chester Days Reunion!
A Free Lecture By Dr. Joseph Edgette At the Hedgerow Theater Monday September 28th, 2015 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Topic: Why Widener University is called Widener Donations Accepted for the Trolley & Church Restoration Fund For information call 610-872-4497 Check out our event page on Facebook!