HOURS OF OPERATION (updated Apr 4, 2024)

Museum: Open Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Self-guided tours of exhibits and buildings. $5 suggested donation.

Research Library: Open by appointment only. Advance notice ensures a better research experience for both you and our volunteer staff. See Library Info page.

 

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CURRENT & UPCOMING PROGRAMS AND EVENTS




Hinson will speak about his 2023 book, sharing memoirs of growing up in downtown Warsaw, trials and tribulations including the loss of his identical twin brother, and stories that will make you laugh. Books will be available for sale directly from the author. At the Lancaster Community Library, Kilmarnock, co-hosted in partnership with the LCL “A Special Evening With” summer series. Free admission.



During most of the 17th century,  indentured servitude was the primary means of meeting labor needs in the Virginia colony.  LVHS genealogy researcher Margaret Forrester and executive director Karen Hart will share strategies for searching local and online records and discuss findings from Forrester’s forthcoming book identifying more than 2,000 indentured servants in Lancaster County from 1650 to 1750. At the Lancaster Community Library, Kilmarnock, co-hosted in partnership with the LCL “A Special Evening With” summer series. Free admission.



What do living history performers, re-enactors, actors, and cosplayers have in common? Costuming! Hundley, a Northumberland-based researcher and creator of historical period garments, will explain how what you wear is the basis for what you portray. At the Lancaster Community Library, Kilmarnock, co-hosted in partnership with the LCL “A Special Evening With” summer series. Free admission.


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