Bellefonte Historical and Cultural Association
Minutes of Past Meetings
BHCA MEETING MINUTES
May 19, 2023
Bellefonte Train Station
Present: Romayne Naylor, Joseph Griffin, Dave Eggler, Jim and Gay Dunne, Melady Kehm, Dave Kurtz, Steven Richards
Treasurer’s Report (Dave Eggler) - Click here to read the report. Submitted and approved. Discussion of contribution to Cemetery referred to Executive Committee.
Summer Sounds – Poster of concerts attached. Mailing and emailing to go out soon. Poster to be placed on Facebook and BHCA website.
Bellefonte Sunday Afternoon Chamber Music Series - Sundays, 2:30 PM, Trinity UMC. June 11 Centre Brass Quintet poster attached. (Living History at Curtin Village at 2PM)
Poetry - Julia Kasdorf - No report
Freight House - (Dave Kurtz) - K.C. Murphy photographed all the boats and is working on a brochure documenting all items, Visitors will wear a life preserver.
Centre Gives - $1915 donated.
BHCA - Joseph’s Proposal -.New BHCA Board will meet on 5/24. (A list of the committees from that meeting is attached.)
Talleyrand Park - Amphitheater - $1 million donated by Pa. State, Kerry presented the check to Rick Jacobs and crew at a meeting at Big Spring Spirits. Construction could begin next summer.
Historical Walking Tour of Bellefonte - 1500 were printed and some distributed to the Train Station and the Welcome Center, The rest are in storage in a secure place. There was a discussion about adding a
BHCA sticker to the face page.
Next BHCA Meetings- June 23 at 7 pm at the Train Station We agreed to meet routinely on the 3rd Friday of the month.
Jim Dunne, Secretary