Opening Reception Sponsored by the Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau with featured vendor the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania
FRIDAY NIGHT, OCTOBER 20
6:00 – 7:30 RECEPTION AT CCHS: Exhibits and Museum open.
* Unveiling of photo exhibit: Faces of Cumberland Valley
* CCHS Museum special exhibit: Trends & Thread: Women, Family, and Society in 19th Century Samplers
* View the Gardner Digital Library oral history collection (computer monitors)
* Bradley Photo Collection Silent Auction
* Guides on using artifacts and photos to understand your family experience
* Experts (identified by badges) circulating among conference participants
* Music by local band Rivers an acoustic trio from Harrisburg, PA playing a smattering of genre-bending sounds, tapping into folk-rock, pop, funk, Americana and alternative to create their fluid and dynamic indie-folk style. Their distinctive amalgamation always keeps you guessing as they change it up and throw it down with surprising versatility and creativity. Check them out here.