Marshall, August 15, 2017: The Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation announces the dedication and grand opening of the Robert L. Sinclair Education Center on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 4118 Winchester Road, Marshall, Virginia, next to the John K. Gott Library. The dedication will take place at 9:30 am and will be followed by an open house. The dedication is in honor of Mr. Sinclair’s decades of service to the Foundation. During the dedication a plaque will be unveiled honoring the people most instrumental in the founding of the Education Center.
After the dedication visitors can tour the new facility which includes space for lectures, presentations and exhibits. On display will be newly acquired household artifacts, recently transcribed letters, and historic county maps. The theme will be Fauquier People, Places, and their Homes. Music will be provided by Skip Glascock’s Cobbler Mountain Grass Band. Light refreshments will be served.
The Fauquier Heritage and Preservation Foundation is home to the county’s superb repository of research materials for history lovers and genealogists
The event is open to the public.
Contact the Fauquier Heritage & Preservation Foundation at 540-364-3440 or 703-403-1309 for further information.