Take a walk around the block with Betsy
LINDA KOEHLER/TIMES NEWS Betsy Burnhauser of the Palmerton Area Historical Society, will take visitors on "A Walk Around the Block" on Sunday, May 23 at 2 p.m. Betsy is standing on the steps of the Palmerton Borough Building and it is one of the places featured on the walk. She's holding a picture of the first movie house in Palmerton which is no longer standing.
As part of the celebration of the Palmerton Area Heritage Center's 5th anniversary, you are invited to take "A Walk Around The Block with Betsy" on Sunday, May 23 at 2 p.m.
Betsy Burnhauser, secretary of the Palmerton Area Historical Society, will be your guide as she points out the architecture and history of the buildings around the perimeter of the park. It will include the businesses in the 300 block of Delaware Ave.
To add to the interest and enjoyment of the walk, large photographs of the buildings, as they once were, will be featured.
Participants are asked to be at the Palmerton Area Heritage Center, located at 410 Delaware Ave. in time to begin the walk at 2 p.m.
The raindate will be Sunday, May 30 at 2 p.m.