Historic Foodways Society of the Delaware Valley

Dedicated to the Promotion and Understanding of Food History

HFSDV Programs


2017 Program Dates


DATE:   Sunday—March 19, 2017

Program:  Pennsylvania Dutch Baking Traditions

Time:          10:30am—3pm

Location:     Conrad Weiser Homestead

                    28 Weiser Lane, Womelsdorf, PA 19567


Click to Download flyer/registration here:


Pennsylvania Dutch Baking Traditions


Future Programs being planned:


June 3 or 4—Ephrata, PA


Late August—Local Native Americans

In the Wilmington, DE area


Nov. 4 or 5—Annual HFSDV meeting


Updates and details for programs are

being finalized and will be posted soon


Please note the dates so you don’t miss anything!






We have received information on a “Call for Papers” for an upcoming special issue on food and foodways in Pennsylvania history, to be published in October 2018—Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography


Click here to download full information:


Food and Foodways—Call for Papers


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