Preston Historical Society hosting several events
PRESTON — Preston Historical Society will hold its last membership meeting for 2018 at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 19, at the Historical Society and Museum located at 167 Main Street in Preston.
Gene Harris, a life-long resident of Preston and PHS Historian, will be giving a presentation on the history of the Preston area. he public is invited to attend.
The Historical Society and Museum will be open for its last regular Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 17, and be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
It will reopen on Saturday, Dec. 1, for its fifth annual Christmas Open House. Admission is free and refreshments will be served. Baked goods and holiday items will be available for purchase.
This year, the Historical Society will be the pickup location for tickets to the Community Club of Preston’s 2018 Holiday House Tour, also taking place December 1. The tour will begin at 10 a.m. and run until 3 p.m. Seven Preston area homes are featured, tickets purchased in advance cost $20, and can be obtained online at prestonmdhousetour.eventbrite. com or by mailing a check to the Community Club at Post Office Box 4, Preston, MD 21655.
A limited number of tickets will be available for sale at the Historical Society’s Open House for $25. For more info on the Holiday House Tour, visit Facebook at “Community Club of Preston, Maryland” or call 410-3105454. For more info on the Christmas Open House visit prestonhistoricalsociety.com, Facebook at “Preston Historical Society”, or call 410-310-5454.