|Museums by Candlelight (14 December 2013)|
Event Type: All Ages|
Age Group(s): all ages
Start Time: All Day
The Maryland Room's yearly holiday celebration, part of the Frederick Historic Sites Consortium's Museums by Candlelight event. For further information please see www.visitfrederick.org.Library: C. Burr Artz Public Library
Exhibit of model trains, both in the lobby and in the Maryland Room, throughout November and December.
A model train Christmas Garden will be running all day in the C. Burr Artz Trust Room on December 14.
Chat with writers from noon until 4 p.m. at the annual Author Showcase featuring local history authors and their books. John Ashbury: “Frederick County Characters: Innovators, Pioneers and Patriots of Western Maryland” and “... And All Our Yesterdays : A Chronicle of Frederick County, Maryland”; Patrick Boyton: “Snallygaster: the Lost Legend of Frederick County” and “Beware the Snallygaster”; Eileen Conklin: “Women at Gettysburg 1863 Revisited”;
Susan Fair, “Mysteries and Lore of Western Maryland: Snallygasters, Dogmen and Other Mountain Tales”; Bruce R. Gourley: “Ephemera: The Civil War Papers of Private James Bruckner”; and Bob O’Connor: “The Life of Abraham Lincoln as President” and “The U.S. Colored Troops at Andersonville Prison."
Hear holiday music on the harp and flugelhorn, outside the Maryland Room from 1-2 p.m.
Location: CBA Trust Conference Room