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April Events - Washington County Museum of Fine Arts
|Thursday, April 4, 2013,||
Christopher Frisby will be featured as the eighth of eleven speakers in the year-long Civil War Lecture Series presented by the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. Offered monthly from August 2012 through July 2013, the lectures are offered in conjunction with the Museumís headline exhibition, Valley of the Shadow, commemorating the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War in Maryland and Southern Pennsylvania. Speakers for the Thursday Evening Series are drawn from a wealth of regional experts, historians, authors and preservationists. Enjoy a pleasant dinner under the evening sky in the Museumís Kaylor Atrium at 6:00 p.m. followed by the lecture in the Museumís Bowman Concert Gallery at 7:00 p.m.
On Thursday, April 4, 2013, Christopher Frisby will present his lecture, ďPaths to Glory: Select Stories of African-American Trailblazers from Mercersburg to Hagerstown.Ē The lecture is sponsored in part by a Maryland Heritage Areas
Tickets for this unique event are available by calling the Museum at 301-739-5727. Tickets for dinner and the lecture are $25 for non-members, $20 for Museum members. Tickets for the lecture only are $5 for non-members and free to Museum members. Special group rates are available by calling in advance. For more information and a complete list of speakers for the Thursday Evening Civil War Lecture Series, please visit the Museumís website, www.wcmfa.org.
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