Friends of Hopewell Furnace celebrate “Bill of Rights Day”

 

→ Friends of Hopewell Furnace celebrate “Bill of Rights Day” – Berks Mont News

The Friends of Hopewell Furnace invite the public to celebrate the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights with a presentation of Fragile Freedom, an original play by the international playwright Christine Emmert.

In keeping with the season, the performance will be complemented by a demonstration of how to make a Belsnickel. The free program is slated for Sunday, Dec. 14, at 2 p.m. in the Hopewell Furnace Conference Center… more.

 

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