Fourth Friday Teas 2018- History Lecture Series

The Fourth Friday series is back and showcasing local artists, writers, actors, museum specialists and more! Presentations are followed by two courses of light fare from local bakeries and restaurants. Fourth Friday’s each month at 11 am. Call 301-777-8678 to reserve your seat and buy a ticket!

(Tickets are not sold at the door)

  • March 23 - Andrew Sparber, 1912 Cumberland Home Coming
  • April 27 - Dennis Lashley, Mount Savage Historical Society
  • May 25 - Melissa Van Osten, Historic Textiles
  • June 22 - JoAnn Peterson, Historical Portrayal of Nellie Bly
  • July 27 - Amy Monaco, Historical First Ladies program
  • August 24 - Suzanne Trussell, French and Indian war
  • September 28 - Linda Smith with WAE- “The World Comes to Cumberland”
  • October 26 - Evan Slonaker, “An English Gentleman and George’s Creek Miner”

The Gordon - Roberts House
218 Washington Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
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Open Houses at the Schoolhouse: July 14, 17 & August 4, 11 am- 1 pm- Open to the community! Restored by the Allegany County Historical Society with a grant from the Maryland Historic Trust, the Union Grove One-room Schoolhouse hosts immersive field trips for students and families in Allegany, Mineral and Bedford Counties. For additional information contact the Historical Society at 301-777-8678.