Allegany Museum, Cumberland MD
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
The Way We Worked, a Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition, will open at Allegany Museum in Cumberland on February 4, 2017. Each of the five Museum on Main Street (MoMS) venues chosen to host "The Way We Worked" develops a complementary exhibit highlighting their community’s local work stories and histories. Local exhibits and related programming will highlight the often-untold stories of people in each host site’s community. Allegany Museum's companion exhibit is focused on the development of safe workplaces and the rise of unions in "How Our Working Lives Have Changed: Allegany County 1877-2017."
Stephen Decatur Middle School, Berlin MD
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
After months of research on a topic under the theme,"Taking a Stand in History," Worcester County students will present their projects to judges in the district competition. Winners will go on to the Maryland History Day contest in April.
Historical Society of Kent County, Chestertown MD
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Made in Kent County, exhibit sponsored Historical Society of Kent County, will be open through April 30. Open from 10 am -3 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Kent County is paying tribute to workers who have made their county what it is today. Inspired by the Smithsonian traveling exhibition, The Way We Worked, almost 30 events [...]
Bowie State University Fine & Performing Arts Center, Bowie MD
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare and directed by Devin Brain. Tackling essential questions about the balance of ambition, personal loyalty, and love of country, Shakespeare’s timeless political masterpiece has never been more relevant. Through the story of Julius Caesar, a rising political star torn down by his most trusted allies, audiences witness the art of [...]