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Holidays At The Homestead

Jenkins_HomesteadThe Lansdale Historical Society celebrated Holidays at the Homestead Saturday at the Jenkins Homestead (pictured here).

Actress Pat Jordan from the American Historical Theatre Group was on hand portraying Sarah Jenkins, who founded the Jenkins Farm in 1746 along with her husband John.

She said people living on Colonial farms worked very hard, starting early in the morning when they had to bring in water.

“For cooking, cleaning and all of the other things you needed water for, and that’s not easy.  Our spring, which is underground, is the headwater of the Towamencin Creek.  We call this Spring Farm, by the way.”

She said church was also a very important part of their lives.

“We’re Baptists from the Montgomery Baptist Church up the road apiece, and we own most of the property up to the church.  We not only worship there but we learn all the gossip and the news and the boys and the girls court a little bit, and it’s kind of charming to see that.  It reminds you of the old days when you were the one being courted.”

Jenkins said Colonial era Baptists did not celebrate Christmas.  They observed it as a solemn religious holiday, and their decorations were very modest compared to what other people may have had.
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WNPV AM 1440 Had a nice crowd at last evening's "Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway" at Rann Pharmacy in Harleysville. Do you see yourself in any of these photos?
WNPV AM 1440 Pharmacist Lauren of Rann Pharmacy in Harleysville presents the Grand Prize of a family 4-pack of ride tickets to Knoebel's Amusement Park to Audrey Delaney of Collegeville at last evening's "Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway." Thank you to everyone who came out!
WNPV AM 1440 Ok, the decision has been made! We are going to have our "Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway" at 6 PM tonight at Rann Pharmacy, 377 Main Street in Harleysville. Come on out for your chance to win a share of over $4,000 in prizes!
WNPV AM 1440 The storm should have passed through the area by 3:45 which will give plenty of time to dry off before the "Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway" at 6 PM. So, as of this moment, everything is "on" for this evening. Stay tuned for future updates!
WNPV AM 1440 Be sure to keep your eye on the weather and your ear to WNPV Radio-1440 AM tomorrow to be sure that the "Summer Spectacular Ticket Giveaway" will go as scheduled. If it rains at the wrong time, the event will have to be postponed as Rann Pharmacy doesn't have room for us all inside!

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