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.

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NOTE: Two Meetings in April:

April 4, 2017 (Tuesday)

Date has been changed -- April 11 is the observance of Passover, therefore, we will hold our meeting on April 4.

"Congregation Beth Shalom, Celebrating 100 Years"

Speaker: HONEY FORMAN, Centennial Coordinator, Beth Shalom

April 25, 2017 (Tuesday)

This Meeting rescheduled after cancellation for weather on original date of December 16, 2016.

"Pittsburgh Holocaust Center"

Speaker: LAUREN BAIRNSFATHER, PhD., Director
Lauren Bairnsfather

Look for details on the "Upcoming Events" page.

"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 2017 page, Past Events 2016 page, Past Events 2015 page or the Past Events 2014 page.

You can link to all meeting videos on SHHS Videos on YouTube.

If you have any difficulty with these videos, please let us know.


Our Book

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: March 15, 2017