Wine Tasting Event

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Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Location: Vicary Mansion 1235 Third Ave., Freedom
 
Wine is judged on the basis of appearance, aromas and flavor. Michael Kavic (Kavic Winery, Carnegie) will explain how to enjoy wine through the properties of “seeing, swirling, smelling, sipping and savoring” while sampling various wines. Fingerfoods from the 1820’s will be served.
 
Reservations required: 724-775-1848 space is limited!
Cost: $25.00

Annual Membership Meeting

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DSC_0090Monday, March 14, 2016

Join us on Monday, March 14, 2016 at 7 PM at the Vicary Mansion with special guest Steve Mihaly, retired V.P. of H.J. Heinz Company! Mr. Mihaly is a 50+ year collector of presidential memorabilia, and will share over 300 items used by candidates to market themselves for the past 150 years including items from Beaver County. Free to all members and non-members.

 

1961 game of “Bluff” picturing caricatures of John Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev; a Nixon shower head (water flows out of his mouth); a wind-up Jimmy Carter peanut toy; a bar of soap that pictures Eisenhower and the phrase “Clean Up With Ike” and a Goldwater “Fan Club” fan and a Goldwater wooded ruler that says “Goldwater-A Leader Not A Ruler.”

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Different 1896 William McKinley ribbons from the Beaver County towns of Rochester, Beaver Falls, and New Brighton.

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A group of Beaver County and Penna. presidential items. The Teddy Roosevelt tray is a 1904 campaign and advertising piece from a liquor store in Beaver Falls.

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More Beaver County presidential memorabilia.