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General Membership Meeting

March 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Newtown Historic Association presents
“Behind the Scenes at the Half Moon Inn”

The March meeting of the Newtown Historic Association will be held on Monday, March 19th at 7:30 PM at the Half-Moon Inn, 105 Court St., Newtown.

This program will present the evolution of the Half Moon Inn that is the headquarters of the Newtown Historic Association. The building has undergone extensive renovations and changes over the years since it was acquired by the organization in 1964. The Inn was originally two houses that were renovated into one building. Come and take a tour “Behind the Scenes” and see some of the wonderful things the Newtown Historic Association has to offer.

The public is invited and refreshments will be served. This will prove to be a very interesting and informative meeting. For further information call 215-968-3914 or visit the NHA Website www.newtownhistoric.org.


March 19
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Half Moon Inn (Court Inn)
105 Court St
Newtown, PA 18940
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(215) 968-4004


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