Take a look at what’s been happening at the museum recently. We’ve recognized many of Delaware County’s sports legends. Be sure to bookmark the “This Month” page so you don’t miss out on our next exciting event.
If your club or organization is interested in displaying and learning about any or all of the Delaware County Sports Rarities shown above ,or other one of a kind artifacts, contact a museum curator to arrange a special showing for your group. For more information, call Jim Vankoski at 610-909-4919 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SLDC Book Signing and Memorabilia Sale
Authors Rich Westcott, Rich Pagano, Jack Lemon and Bob McLaughlin to Have Book Signing at the Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum.
Springfield resident and noted author Rich Westcott is easily the most prolific author that Delaware County has ever produced. During the past fifty years, he has served on the staff of various newspapers and magazines and has written twenty-five books. Rich has appeared frequently on radio and television shows and has made speaking appearances at numerous sites, including the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Rich will be appearing Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the Sports Legends of Delaware County museum in the Radnor Township Municipal Building at 301 Iven Avenue in Wayne, PA. He’ll be there from 11 am to 2 pm to discuss and sign his most recent book, The Champions of Philadelphia, The Greatest Eagles, Phillies, Sixers and Flyers Teams.
In addition to Rich, other authors of books on local sports notables will be there:
-Rich Pagano, author of the very popular book, Delaware County Sports Legends will be there with his book on boxing’s Baron Dougherty, “The Baron of Leiperville”.
-Jack Lemon will also be there to sign his book on Ted Meredith. Meredith, who attended Media High School and Williamson Trade School, was Delaware County’s first Olympic Gold Medal winner, winning two of them in the 1912 games.
-Rounding out the lineup of attendees will be St. James High graduate Bob McLaughlin. His book tells the story of the close life-long friendship of baseball’s Danny Murtaugh and Mickey Vernon who led the Pirates to the 1960 World Series championship. He’ll be there with his new book, Danny Murtaugh and Mickey Vernon Ordinary Heroes.
Their books, as well an array of Sports Memorabilia will be available for those early holiday shoppers looking for that ideal gift for the fan of local sports.
Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum.
Holiday Sports Memorability Sale
The SLDC Museum will host a holiday sports memorabilia sale and book signing on Saturday December 10th from 11am to 2 pm. The museum is located in the Radnor Twp Municipal Building located at 301 Iven Avenue Wayne, Pa. If you have any sports items that you think have some value and you would like to offer them for sale to have some extra cash for the holidays, you should reserve a table today. This free service is provided by the museum, but you must register to reserve your space.
To reserve a table or to get more information on the book signing and sale, contact Jim Vankoski at 610-909-4919 or email@example.com. sportslegendsofdelawarecounty.com