Frank & Jane Preston
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Frank Preston – the Man, the Moment, the Mission
Polly Shaw, a Butler Township native, retired educator and author of Images of Modern America Moraine State Park by Arcadia Publishing, will present a program on Dr. Frank Preston on Wednesday, September 19 at the Butler Township Recreation Building, 468 South Duffy Road at 6:00 p.m. The two-hour presentation includes historical photos and information about Dr. Preston’s personal history from England to Butler, as well as historical photos of Preston Laboratories. Today his land is known as Preston Park which is located at 415 South Eberhart Rd. and is operated by Butler Township.
This is a FREE event but registration is required, as seating is limited. Please contact Marcie at 724-283-3430, X 212 or email email@example.com to register.
Signed copies of Ms. Shaw’s book will be available for purchase at this event.
Tours of Preston Park
Butler Township will be offering public tours of Preston Park including the residence and the grounds on the following dates in 2018.
- Wednesday, September 19th at 9:30 a.m.
- Saturday, October 13th at 9:30 a.m.
- Saturday, November 24th at 9:30 a.m.
This 2 to 3 hour walking tour is available at no cost, but registration is required and spaces are limited. In addition to the dates listed above, private group tours may also be arranged for groups of 10 or more. For more information or to register for a tour contact the Administration Office at extension 212 or firstname.lastname@example.org.