Folk artist Peter V. Fritsch was a beloved portrayer of Pennsylvania Dutch culture

As we draw nearer to the celebration of Easter and the earth awakens from sleep, it is an important time … Continue reading

Pa German Cultural Heritage Center hosts Kutztown author Mara Rockliff and her new book ‘Gingerbread for Liberty’

Gingerbread for Liberty by Mara Rockliff  (Author), Vincent X. Kirsch (Illustrator)

→ Pa German Cultural Heritage Center hosts Kutztown author Mara Rockliff and her new book ‘Gingerbread for Liberty  CLICK TO … Continue reading

The 2015 Pennsylvania Dutch Calendar (Der Pennsylvannisch Deitsch Kalenner)

The 2015 Pennsylvania Dutch Calendar

→ The 2015 Pennsylvania Dutch Calendar – Der Pennsylvannisch Deitsch Kalenner Subtitled “Where Have All the Outhouses Gone?” (Wu sinn all … Continue reading

Pennsylvania folkways: Prolific white cucumber makes a comeback

→ Pennsylvania folkways: Prolific white cucumber makes a comeback – Reading Eagle Learn about the Landis White Cucumber, an heirloom variety … Continue reading