Upcoming Events

The Historical Society will host its second annual Book Fair Saturday June 20, 2015 in conjunction with the RH/HT Farmer's Market in Heathsville. The call for authors application will be posted soon on this page. The Book Fair will run from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Ball Memorial Library & Museum in Heathsville.

The Annual Meeting of the Northumberland County Historical Society will be held July 11, 2015 at the Ball Memorial Library & Museum on Back Street in Heathsville. More details on the two programs for that day and the luncheon will follow shortly.

Call for AuthorsCall for Authors

The Northumberland County Historical Society is calling for authors for its Annual Book Fair, to be held on Saturday, June 20th, 2015 in conjunction with Rice’s Hotel/Hughlett’s Tavern Farmer’s Market and historical tours.  Authors of history (local, national or world), historical fiction, and history appropriate for young readers are invited to participate and to sell and sign their books.  The Book Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Society’s headquarters at 86 Back Street in Heathsville. Details and registration information are available from the Society at 804-580-8581. The entry deadline is June 1st. Space is limited. If you have not written a book, but simply love to read history, please make plans to attend.