Smalltown MobWalk

Saturday, August 28, 2021 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Join Richard Burkert of the Johnstown Area Heritage Association as he leads the Smalltown MobWalk, a walking tour highlighting the vitality of downtown Johnstown in the 1950s and 60s. The tour will include readings of nostalgic accounts provided by Frank Filia, and historical references to the Russell Shorto book, Smalltime: A history of my family and the mob.

The MobWalk will begin at the library and include stops along the historic streets of Johnstown. Participants will enjoy light refreshments at the library following the tour. In the event of rain, the walks will take place on September 11.

Tours will be held at 10:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 2:00 p.m.
Tour sizes are limited, to attend please purchase tickets at the Circulation Desk or online at

Cambria County Library
248 Main Street
Johnstown, PA 15901
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