Museums by Candlelight (14 December 2013)

All Day
C. Burr Artz Public Library
CBA Trust Conference Room

Event Details

The Maryland Room's yearly holiday celebration, part of the Frederick Historic Sites Consortium's Museums by Candlelight event. For further information please see 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.
Event Type(s): All Ages
Age Group(s): all ages