nvdaily.com link to home page

Traffic | Weather | Mobile Edition
      Archives | Subscribe


Lifestyle/Valley Scene arrow Entertainment arrow History

| 0

Valentine's Day event scheduled


NEW MARKET -- The New Market Battlefield State Historical Park is mixing love and war this Valentine's Day.

At 2 p.m. Feb. 14, the Virginia Military Institute glee club will perform a free concert, according to a press release. The group, which has 35 members, has existed since 1885.

Also, new products will be unveiled at the Hall of Valor Museum store. Posters and note cards incorporating the image of a circa 1826 fraktur love note passed down in the Bushong family will be made available, the release states. A Bushong descendant bequeathed the item to the park last year.

A fraktur, while also a form of bold calligraphic lettering on important documents, refers to the folk art paper creations typical of the German settlers in Pennsylvania and Virginia in the 18th and 19th centuries, the release states.

-- Daily Staff Report



Comments

Comments that are posted represent the opinion of the commenter and not the Northern Virginia Daily/nvdaily.com. View our comments/submisssions policy. Report abuse by clicking the X next to the comment.


















Lifestyle Sections

Apple Blossom Festival Art Ask The Doctor Big Picture Books Brides Cars Clarke County Community News Dance Dining Edinburg Entertainment Fairs Fall 2010 Family Features Festivals Food Frederick County Front Royal Haunting Tales Health History Holidays Home & Garden In The Spotlight Josette Keelor Lottery Media Menu Milestones Moms Movies Music Neighborhood Notes Pets & Animals Recreation Religion Schools Shenandoah County Strasburg 250th Surviving Cancer Teens Theatre Valley Seniors Winchester

Look Who 'Likes' nvdaily!



Daily readers: Click the "LIKE" button above to get Daily news and breaking news alerts on your Facebook page.

Activity & Recommendations






News | Sports | Business | Lifestyle | Obituaries | Opinion | Multimedia| Entertainment | Homes | Classifieds
Contact Us | NIE | Place a Classified | Privacy Policy | Subscribe

Copyright © The Northern Virginia Daily | nvdaily.com | 152 N. Holliday St., Strasburg, Va. 22657 | (800) 296-5137

nvdaily.com
2013 Virginia Press Association Sweepstakes Winner
The Best Small Daily Newspaper in Virginia!


nvdaily.com | seeshenandoah.com