The Ironmaster’s 1868 Wedding Reenactment at Joanna Furnace

A celebration of the 1868 wedding of L. Heber and Ella Jane (Grubb) Smith

When: Saturday, June 16, 2018 – 5 to 9 pm.

The Hay Creek Valley Historical Association is proud to partner with Fecho Productions, LLC in cooperation with the Genesius Theater from Reading PA to bring you a one-of-kind living history experience that will honor our last ironmaster and his wife.

This special event includes a wedding reenactment and reception ….with dinner, music and dancing. Music will be provided by Becks Brass Band from New Jersey and the Civil War Dance Ensemble from Middletown, PA will show us the dances of the 1860’s. They will also provide a dance master and floor managers so guests can participate in the dancing. Guests to this summer social will interact with historical figures from 1868 and become part of the show!

Cost: $65.00 per person or $120 per couple.

To reserve tickets for this once in a lifetime celebration call 610-286-0388 or email

To Attend the Ironmaster’s Wedding at Joanna Furnace, please complete and return the Registration Form with your payment by May 15, 2018.