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Upcoming Events

  • June 24th Annual Yard Sale
  • June 27th Bus Trip Strawberry Mansion & Valley Forge
  • July 4th Open House at the Hays House Museum
  • July 11 - Brown Bag Lunch World of Wine
  • July 23rd - Archeology Display at the Hays House Museum


Events, News, Social

The Society sponsors numerous events throughout the year ranging from lectures, movies, exhibits to yard sales, tours and bus trips. All are welcome whether members or non members. If you wish to receive email notices about these events, please sign up below.

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Note: The Headquarter is not open on holiday weekends or the 4th Saturday in December

On Going

  • Every Fourth Saturday Open, 10am–2pm @ Historical Society of Harford County (HSHC)


  • Sat, Jun 24, 2017, 9 am–3 pm
    2017 Annual Yard Sale @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD
    Art, books, clothing, toys, sporting equipment, electronics, ceramic dishes and figurines, furniture, baby items and much much more.
  • Tue, Jun 27, 2017, 8 am–5 pm
    2017 Bus Trip @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD 21014
    This years trip will visit Historic Strawberry Mansion near Philadelphia. It is a beautiful mansion steeped in history and filled with beautiful rooms and antiques.
    Next lunch at the Historic Black Powder Tavern. Meal choices are on the flyer.
    Finally a bus tour of Valley Forge Encampment where we will lay a wreath for the brave soldiers who suffered to achieve our freedom.

  • Tue, Jul 4, 2017, 9am–12pm
    Independence Day Open House @ Hays House Museum
    Patriotic Music by Catherine Street Consort
  • Tue, Jul 11, 2017, 12:30–1:30
    Brown bag Lunch Series - Wine in Harford County @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD 21014
    Mary Ianniello of Mount Felix will share an inside view of the world of wine
  • Sun, Jul 23, 2017, 1 PM–4 PM
    Northern Chesapeake Archeological Society Demonstration @ Hays House Museum
    There will be a display of local archeological finds
  • Tue, Aug 8, 2017, 12:30–1:30
    Brown Bag Lunch - Northern Chesapeake Archeological Society @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Tue, Sep 12, 2017, 12:30–1:30
    The Tidewater Canal @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD
    The Growth and Demise of the canal will be discussed by Richard Sherrill
  • Thu, Sep 21, 2017
    Annual Dinner
    Williamsburg's Bryan Austin as President James Madison

    Call 410-838-7691 for details
  • Sun, Sep 24, 2017, 1 PM–4 PM
    Ben Franklin Speaks @ Hays House Museum
    David Fisher will be available to answer your questions about Benjamin Franklin's life in the early days of our country

  • Tue, Oct 10, 2017, 12:30–1:30
    Brown bag Lunch - Canning Industry in Harford County @ 143 N. Main Street Bel Air, MD 21014
    Bernie Bodt is an expert on the Canning Industry as well as a descendant of one of the County's Canners.