News & Events

Sustainable Forestry at Lundale Farm

Dr. Kevin Hicks, is a retired Research Leader at the USDA Research Service and Past President of the Philadelphia Society for Promoting Agriculture. He currently serves on the Board at Lundale Farm. He is leading the effort to remove invasive plants, highlight its agricultural activities and regenerate its forest. Dr. Hicks will share the story of Lundale Farm and its 10 year plan for Forest Sustainability on its 190 acres.

Wednesday, April 13th at 7:30 PM

Join us on ZOOM!
Click here for a downloadable copy of our event flier SRHC-April-Lundale Farm-4.13.22.

Heroines of the American Revolution

Dr. Nancy Loane, an SRHC member, former VF National Historical Park ranger, and the author of an award winning book “Following the Drum: Women at the Valley Forge Encampment,” will present the story of the

Heroines of the American Revolution

Tuesday, May 10, 2022 – 7:30 PM

This will be an in person at the Schuylkill River Heritage Center, located in the Foundry at 2 Main St. in Phoenixville.

Admission: Free for SRHC Members – $5.00 for Non-Members

No registration is required, but masks are strongly suggested.

This event will be held by Zoom if Covid strongly looms.

Download a copy of our flier. May-Event-Women of ValleyForge

Winter Newsletter 2022

Our Winter Newsletter is now available for downloading. Learn about the history of coal along the Schuylkill River as well as the Schuylkill River Project, the efforts to clean up the river. See snapshots of our Heritage Awards Celebration and school visits. Follow the links below to


Newsletter Winter 2022 Insert

Celebrate Spring! ZOOM event March 9, 7:30 PM

Please Join Us

Celebrate Spring 2022!

Find out what will be happening around the county and beyond. Representatives from many places will share their activities and events that are planned for 2022.

Wednesday, March 9 at 7:30 PM

This will be a ZOOM presentation. Follow the this link to join 

Download a PDF copy of the event flyer here: CelebrateSpring-2022-Mailer

Buy a brick and support Renaissance Park!

Honor a friend or family member by purchasing an engraved brick with their name. Bricks will be featured in the Gathering Place at Renaissance Park for all to see. Contributions will help support the Schuylkill River Heritage Center’s preservation of the park and mural.

Please see attached flyer for contribution details.

Gathering Place Buy-a-Brick Form

Phoenixville’s Renaissance by Barbara Cohen

If you missed Barbara Cohen’s Zoom presentation about Phoenixville’s Renaissance, follow this link for a recording of the ZOOM session. Learn more about the important architectural and historical features of Phoenixville, and efforts to restore the Foundry.