- The Washington Times - Friday, December 15, 2006

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

MARYLAND

Tomorrow: Surratt House Museum, 9118 Brandywine Road, Clinton, presents Kevin Rawlings as a Civil War Santa Claus in a program titled “We Were Marching on Christmas Day,” 2 p.m. in the museum’s research center. After the presentation, Santa will visit with children. Information: 301/868-1121 or www.surratt.org.

Through Jan. 7: The National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St. in downtown Frederick, presents a Christmas exhibit covering the celebration by soldiers in the field and their families at home, the Christmas tree, stockings hung on the mantel, 19th-century toys and ornaments, Christmas songs and early images of Santa Claus.

Information excerpted in part from the Civil War News, Tunbridge, VT 05077, by permission. Information for the calendar may be sent to civilwar@washingtontimes.com or by fax to 202/529-3298.

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