“The Crossing”

THE CROSSING Excerpts from the book The Crossing, by Howard Fast Chapter 14      It pressed upon him hotly.  Sunday afternoon on the eighth of December, he lay down for a little while in the bedroom at the Barclay house, and his servants tried to protect him.  He was still in the cloths he had…
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April 6, 2019 0

Summerseat Newsletter and Annual Dinner

Historic Summerseat Newsletter March 2019     Upcoming event – Annual Dinner – Friday, March 29             Dinner begins at 6:00 PM – Tickets are $20 p/p  For reservation call Sharon:   Home: 215-295-2900; Cell: 267-847-3089     A delicious catered dinner of Chicken Francaise, Italian Green Beans, Vegetable Lasagna, Roasted Potatoes, Salad, Rolls, desert, and coffee.     Dinner will be followed…
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March 18, 2019 0

“Adopt a Shutter”

Adopt one shutter for $350.00 Adopt a set of shutters for $700 The exterior of the building is in need of extensive repair and updating Please consider adopting a shutter (or a set) to help with the ongoing restoration of this historic jewel Your name will be placed on a commemorative plaque that will be…
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January 5, 2019 0

Carol Sing at Summerseat, Wednesday, December 5 from 7-9 pm

  Make a Joyful Noise!   Carol Sing at Summerseat   Lift up your voice and sing In Summerseat, a beautiful Georgian mansion decorated for the season Wednesday, December 5th from 7-9 pm Music by Ronald Chancler Light refreshments served Summerseat – Headquarters of General George Washington from December 8-14, 1776 130 Legion Avenue, Morrisville,…
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November 14, 2018 0

Crafters and Vendors wanted for Morrisville’s Winter Festival, Summerseat Remembers, Saturday, December 8th from 10-3

  Crafters and Vendors wanted for Morrisville’s Winter Festival, Summerseat Remembers,  Saturday December 8th from 10-3 Set up would be on the second floor starting at 8 am. You must bring your own table Cost $25 – Limited Spaces For more information call (267) 959-4865. Deadline for registering is December 1, 2018.

October 23, 2018 0

Painting Party at Summerseat – Fall Fundraiser

HISTORIC SUMMERSEAT Headquarters of george washington in 1776 A national historic landmark 300 clymer aveNUE Morrisville, pa 19067   PAINT PARTY-FALL FUNDRAISER  SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 29th     6:00-8:00PM $30.00 per guest             Come and enjoy an evening with your friends and learn to paint your own masterpiece!  No experience needed, just come and have fun!…
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September 6, 2018 0

Patriots Day at Summerseat

Patriots Day at Summerseat, Saturday, May 26, 10AM to 3PM. Fun for the whole family Colonial Encampment by HMI Archaeological Dig with Dr. Eileen Bailey     Summerseat’s Fabulous Raffle Baskets       Bake Sale & Plant Sale  Hot Dog & Beverage $3.00 Deneen Handmade Pottery     ____ Senior Citizen ………….. $ 10        ____ Soldier…
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May 10, 2018 0

You are invited to SUMMERSEAT to meet Dr. Edward Lengel

Dr. Edward Lengel is Chief Historian of the Rubenstein National Center for White House History. He spent 20 years organizing General Washington’s Papers for the University of Virginia and is America’s leading Military Historian.  Friday, February 23rd,  4:30 to 6:30pm 130 Legion Avenue, Morrisville, PA 19067        Light Fare served PLEASE         R.S.V.P.         215-295-2900           or       summerseatsharon@aol.com  …
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February 8, 2018 0

Summerseat Remembers, Saturday, December 9, 9-3PM

Join Mr and Mrs Barclay as they greet General George Washington on his arrival at 11:00am Pictures with Santa 12:00-2:00 Activities all day long! Toy Train Displays Living History Re-enactors Fireside lunch featuring delicious Homemade Soups Christmas Raffle History Gallery Children’s Activities Crafters All proceeds benefit the restoration of Summerseat

November 15, 2017 0

Carol Sing at Summerseat – Wednesday, December 6, 7 pm

Lift your voice in song along with the musical talents of Ron Chancelor on piano. Followed by “Summerseat Punch” and cookies. A great way to enjoy the holiday season! Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 7 PM Historic Summerseat, Legion and Hillcrest Avenues, Morrisville, PA

November 15, 2017 0