Federalsburg Heritage Day, Sat., October 27

The Federalsburg Historical Society will sponsor its annual Heritage Day and Open House on Saturday, October 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This event will feature a presentation by noted researchers John Creighton and Pat Lewis entitled “Harriet Tubman’s Underground Railroad During the 1850’s,” beginning at 10:30. There will be many exhibits to see, lunch items for sale, and a bake sale to satisfy any sweet tooth. Local historical home Exeter, listed on the register of Historic Places and owned by the FHS, will also be open. A tour of this furnished house is a must see to complete the Heritage Day event. The Federalsburg Area Heritage Museum is located at 100 Covey & Williams Alley, behind Town Hall in Federalsburg, and Exeter is located at 408 Old Denton Road, also in Federalsburg. The event is free. For further information contact Bart Johnson at 410-754-8964.