Other Historic Events

The Historical Society works closely with other non-profit museums and organizations throughout Harford County, recognizing that each plays a significant role in the history and culture of the county. This page is intended to share information about events sponsored by some of these non-profit groups. We hope that this information will be helpful to county residents and visitors alike.

Please note events can change at any time and the Society may not receive such notices. Be sure to contact the event organizer for any event you are interested in attending. Contact information is listed within each event.

In Honor of Women’s Equality Day, August 26, 2020

The Historical Society presents this article highlighting the work of just one of the amazing local people who helped in the fight for Women’s Suffrage. Elizabeth Forbes: Harford County’s “Jailbird” (1882-1971) By Dr. Amy Rosenkrans While the center of Maryland’s suffrage movement was in Baltimore, women from all parts of the state fought to gain… Read More >

Harriet Tubman Zoom Performance

Sunday, August 30, 2020, 4 pm Online at www.liriodendron.com This presentation provides an excellent lead in to the Historical Society’s September Civil War program – Divided Union Harford Presentations by author/historian Jeffrey Smart.

Trailblazing Women of Architecture in Maryland

The Historical Society hoped to feature a number of programs to honor Maryland’s Year of the Woman, but Covid-19 made this very difficult and most of our programs had to be canceled. Not all is lost, however. On Wednesday, August 26, 2020, the date set nationally as Women’s Equality Day, the Society will post a… Read More >