IGNITE BLAZING TRAILS OF HISTORY
From settlement of the frontier and the French and Indian War to the Underground Railroad and Civil War, American history was written on the canvas of Franklin County. The influence of many distinguished people and well-known events of Franklin County stretched beyond the county boundaries, contributing to the story that is America’s history.
Mary Jemison (Dehgewanus) – Martin Delaney – Nellie Fox — James Buchanan – Robert E. Lee – Margaret Cochran Corbin – Frederick Douglass — Jimmy Stewart – Patrick Gass – Peter Geiser & George Frick – Walter Washington Smith – Thaddeus Stevens
To find out who these people are—if you don’t know or remember—and to find how they are associated with Franklin County, visit one of Franklin County’s museums or sites of historic interpretation.
WAYNESBORO: The Nicodemus Center for Ceramic Studies to Offer Hand Building Techniques...May 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
WAYNESBORO: Destination Arts! Upcoming Performances and Demonstrations For May 26th – May 28th...May 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
WAYNESBORO: Destination Arts! Upcoming Performances and Demonstrations For May 26th - May 28th...May 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Corks and Clay – Flower Petal Bowl Friday, May 20, 2016 or Thursday, May 26th, 2016 6:00 p.m. - 8...May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
CHAMBERSBUG: The Council for the Arts Presents “Contemporary Concepts” April 30th - May 24th...May 24 @ 10:00 am - May 27 @ 10:00 am