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Visitors Center, Renfrew Park

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1010 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States

January 2019

Fraktur Workshop

January 26, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Visitors Center, Renfrew Park, 1010 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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Donna Selfridge Spangler will lead a workshop to teach the historic art of the fraktur, a Pennsylvania German tradition to decorate documents such as birth or marriage certificates. Using pens, ink and watercolors, and their choice of laid or woven paper, both used during the time period of fraktur, participants will learn basic fraktur lettering and what the designs symbolize as they create their own fraktur. Workshop Fee: $25 for RI members, $30/non-member. Ages 15 and up, limited to 10. About the instructor,…

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Project SNOWStorm and Project OwlNet

January 31, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Visitors Center, Renfrew Park, 1010 E Main St
Waynesboro, PA 17268 United States
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From Project SNOWstorm website: MEET BALTIMORE, A RETURNING OWL FROM THE WINTER OF 2013/2014. HE WAS ONLY BANDED LAST YEAR, BUT IS NOW BEING TRACKED WITH A GPS/GSM TRANSMITTER. (©CHRIS HUDSON) Program by Steve Huy, a founding member of Project SNOWstorm, which uses innovative science to track and understand snowy owls, and to engage people in their conservation through outreach and education. Huy will also discuss Project Owlnet, which facilitates communication, cooperation and innovation among a network of owl-migration researchers…

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