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    Porch Performance: Fire in the Hole!

    Pennypacker Mills

    5 Haldeman Road Schwenksville PA 19473
    • Saturday July 16th 2022, 4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Coal was the fuel of America’s Industrial Revolution and no one knows the dangers of “life below ground” better than Irish miner, Frank Kehoe.


    Learn of life in the “patch,” the company store, the progression from breaker boy to “miner with papers,” the Mollie Maguires and the United Mine Workers Strike of 1902. Living Historian Rich Pawling will share his in-depth knowledge and musical talents. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on. Sponsored by the Friends of Pennypacker Mills. Rain or shine.

    Mansion open for tours by pre-reservation between 10 am & 3 pm. Call 610-287-9349. Masks required for tours.

    All ages welcome!


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