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The Dover Blacksmith Shop
The Blacksmith Shop is located at Ketterman Park on Butter Road.
GPS coordinates for the Blacksmith Shop:
7650'47.286"W  400'30.665"

The GDHS will be implementing a Caring and Sharing program for the Dover Food Bank. During the months of August, September, October and November we will be collecting paper goods. We will be collecting mainly paper towels, toilet paper and tissues. Following the November meeting all of the donated items will be given to the Dover Food Bank. There will be a special box at all meeting for your donations. Any and all donations will be greatly appreciated.

Greater Dover Historical Fund Raiser

The Greater Dover Historical Society is participating in the Bon Ton Community Days Program. Make a $5.00 dollar donation to the Greater Dover Historical Society and receive over $500 dollars in coupons that can be used at any Bon Ton from November 8th thru the 11th.  501c3 organizations that sell a minimum of 75 books by Saturday November 11th, will be eligible for a bonus check from the Bon Ton. 

You can support this fund raising effort in three ways:

 -Purchase a book from a GDHS member.

- Sell books for GDHS.

- Order a book on line from this link - http://bit.ly/2hDH1gT

Bon Ton will mail the book directly to you, free of charge and send a check to the GDHS at the end of the event.



If you have historical photos, documents, stories anything that you would want to share, please email any items to doverhistory@gdhspa.org

Contact Cindy Snyder at 292-6148 or snyder@cplx.net (use Community Day as the subject line) for more information.

Thank you in advance for your support.

Please visit our Business Sponsors
GDHS meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at the Calvary Lutheran Church located at 9 N. Main Street, Dover PA.

This site was last updated 09/22/17