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Historical Society will host social

The His­tor­ic­al So­ci­ety of Frank­ford will host its an­nu­al Winter Hol­i­day So­cial along with the pro­gram Fight­ing Fire in Frank­ford on Tues­day, Dec. 10, at The Cen­ter for North­east Phil­adelphia His­tory, 1507 Or­tho­dox St.

The pro­gram will be­gin at 7:30 p.m. and fea­ture Jack Wright of the Fire­man’s Hall Mu­seum, who will in­tro­duce some of his or­gan­iz­a­tion’s col­lec­tions. Vis­it­ors also will view some of the so­ci­ety’s lib­rary and mu­seum col­lec­tions of fire­fight­ing ar­ti­facts from Frank­ford’s long-dis­ban­ded vo­lun­teer fire com­pan­ies, dat­ing back to 1793.

Ad­mis­sion is free to mem­bers of the so­ci­ety and costs $5 for non-mem­bers. Re­fresh­ments will be served. Guests are en­cour­aged to bring light fare or desserts to share for the Hol­i­day So­cial.

Call 215-743-6030 or vis­it www.frank­ford­his­tor­ic­also­ci­ety.org for in­form­a­tion. ••

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