Historic Foodways Society of the Delaware Valley

Dedicated to the Promotion and Understanding of Food History

HFSDV Programs


2017 Program Dates






More details and registration form soon!




Future Programs being planned:


Dates are tentative until confirmed and a location is announced:


Oct. 4th—Field Trip: Lower East Side Tenement Museum and Food Tour.

Mercy Ingraham is coordinating—details and registration out soon.


Nov. 12th—Annual HFSDV meeting

Plans are in the making for an exciting program and our Annual Meeting at Pennsbury Manor, PA.


Jan/Feb 2018—Reading Terminal Market

Interested in a ‘behind the scenes’ tour of Reading Market in Philadelphia?   Stay tuned as plans are made and finalized for this winter field trip!



Updates and details for programs are

being finalized and will be posted as soon

as they are available.  Check back often for the 

Latest information!


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





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Preparing to Demonstrate

how to make Batter Bread

Covenhoven House—MCHA

Photo courtesy of

Brett Landry


August  13—Ephrata Cloister, PA

Join us for a interesting and informative program about food and foodways in 17th century Plimouth Plantation.