News & Events

Summer Newsletter 2022

Our Summer Newsletter is now available for downloading. Learn about the historic Phoenix Wheel project and this year’s Heritage Award Celebration Honorees David and Susan Meadows.

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Newsletter Event Insert 2022

The Industrial Village at Valley Forge

Dorothy Bedford is a member of the Schuylkill River Heritage Center Board of Directors and also serves on the Schuylkill Township Historic Commission. She will present the untold story of The Industrial Village at Valley Forge.

Tuesday, September 13, 2022 – 7:30 PM

This will be an in-person event at the Schuylkill River Heritage Center located in the Foundry at 2 Main St. in Phoenixville. Admission is free for SRHC Members – $5.00 for Non-Members

No registration is required and masks are optional!

Click here to download a printable event flyer: Event-VF Industrial Village-9.13.22

Heritage Award Celebration Honoring David and Susan Meadows

The Heritage Award Celebration honoring David & Susan Meadows will take place at The Foundry to recognize all that they both have done and their commitment to the Phoenixville community.

Thursday, October 13, 2022 at 5:30 PM

More information and ticket purchasing to come.

Experiencing Art & Nature to Conserve the Schuylkill River Watershed

Jolie Chylack a member of our Heritage Center Board, with 25 years of teaching conservation and natural history, will present Experiencing Art & Nature to

Conserve the Schuylkill River Watershed.

Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 7:30 PM

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.