Some of the programs the society typically offers are:

logo for our events calendar Monthly lecture series with guest speakers • Museum tours • Walking tours of historic New Castle • Lawrence County Trivia Competition • Sports Hall of Fame • Fireworks exhibits • Ice cream social • Membership & Friends Dinner • Haunted History Walking Tour • Mistletoe Magic • Open House with Santa

Latest Past Events

1st Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

River Valley Community Resource Center 320 Shenango Street, Pulaski

The Lawrence County Historical Society is pleased to announce its 1st Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner. The Society could not exist if it were not for the incredible work done by our Volunteers. Join an evening of food and fun to show your appreciation for the work of these incredible, generous people. We will celebrate in […]


Germans to America (Heinz History Center Affiliate Workshop)

Lawrence County Historical Society 408 North Jefferson Street, New Castle

The Lawrence County Historical Society is proud to announce the "Germans to America" educational program presented by Robert O. Stakeley, Heinz History Center Affiliate Coordinator, and Stefan and Pamela Israel, Heinz Affiliate Member "Unlock Your History." Ethnic Germans came to the New World in droves in the 18th and 19th century, and even today German […]


Movie Night on the Lawn

Lawrence County Historical Society 408 North Jefferson Street, New Castle

Ghosts and Goblins. Witches and Wizards. Ghouls and Monsters. Come one, come all!!! Kick off your Halloween season celebrations by viewing a FREE, family-friendly movie, HOCUS POCUS, on the Clavelli Historical Museum’s back lawn. Prior to the movie showing, there will be a Halloween Costume Contest for both children and adults. MOVIE GOERS: bring your […]