The Squirrel Hill Historical Society is an organization of people committed to gathering, preserving, and celebrating the historical memories of our neighborhood, in the East End of Pittsburgh, PA.
Meetings are held regularly on topics of interest.
Meetings are FREE, held once a month at 7:30 p.m.
at The Church of the Redeemer, located at 5700 Forbes Avenue.
Date has been changed -- Oct. 11 is the observance of Yom Kippur, therefore, we will hold our meeting on Oct. 18.
October 18, 2016 (Tuesday)
"Historical Overview of Carnegie Mellon University"
Speaker: HOLLY HIPPENSTEEL,
Assistant Dean of Student Affairs at Carnegie Mellon University
Pittsburgh Bicentennial Parade
On Saturday, July 9 the SHHS joined the Pittsburgh Bicentennial Celebration. Behind an exciting SHHS banner made by Member Audrey Glickman, we joined the parade of descendants of Pittsburgh Mayors, re-enactors, music and local cultural and heritage groups through the city of Pittsburgh.
"Videos of SHHS Meetings"
Videos of our meetings are now available to you.
The information on past events, (topics, speakers and videos) are listed in the
Past Events 2016
Past Events 2015
page or the
Past Events 2014
You can link to all meeting videos on SHHS Videos on YouTube
If you have any difficulty with these videos, please let us know.
We have had wonderful feedback on our book, Squirrel Hill, Pennsylvania (Images of America Series), written by our members! A limited number of copies will be available at our meetings.
Cost: $14 for members, $16 for non-members. Contact Mike (412-417-3707) for any questions.
The book can also be purchased online at Arcadia Publishing.
SHHS -- PO Box 8157, Pittsburgh, PA. 15217
Last updated: September 19,2016