Art expert researches Renaissance works
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts was awarded a Kress Foundation Curatorial Fellowship for 2007-08. With these grant funds, the museum hired Leopoldine van Hogendrop Prosperetti to conduct research on the old master collection.
Prosperetti will speak about the collection at a series of brown bag lunches in February.
For more information, call 301-739-5727, ext. 10.
Civil War march set
SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Shippensburg will commemorate its place in Civil War history at the sixth annual March to Destiny in summer 2008.
The Civil War encampment and re-enactment event will be held Friday, June 27, through Sunday, June 29, in downtown Shippensburg. The weekend will include re-creations of battles, living history demonstrations, a period wedding and much more.