Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Replica of Flag that Flew at Fort McHenry to be on Display at HCC

A 30-foot x 40-foot, hand-sewn replica of the flag that flew at Fort McHenry when Francis Scott Key wrote “The Star-Spangled Banner” will be on display at the Aberdeen Proving Ground Federal Credit Union Arena at Harford Community College on Tuesday, October 7, 9 AM to 4 PM, and Wednesday, October 8, 9 AM to noon.  It will also be on display during the Fighting Owls volleyball match on October 7 at 6 PM. The flag is being taken to each county of Maryland as part of the “Stitching History” series being conducted by the Maryland Historical Society in partnership with Fort McHenry and others.  This event is open to the general public. Read more...

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