Sunday, January 31, 2010

Heritage center to recall women pioneers: Museum will also have displays on 'unsung heroines'

"Maryland has museums devoted to African Americans, artists, war veterans and sports legends.

Starting this spring, it will have a center devoted to more than half the state's adult population: women."

For more on the new Maryland Women's Heritage Center and Museum, click here.

Twain fest starts this week with ‘Tom Sawyer’ events

"Pop quizzes can kill great literature. Avoid them.

That’s one of the messages Cindy Lovell, executive director of the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum, will convey at several events this week for two Big Reads."

Click here for more on the happenings celebrating the 100th anniversary of Mark Twain's death.