New Cultural Exhibition “2nd Sunday with the Art’s in Bucks County”
At the Bucks County Visitors Center
(Bucks County, PA) Local author Kathleen Zingaro Clark will kick off the Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau’s new series of cultural exhibitions being held at the Bucks County Visitors Center in Bensalem. This new program “2nd Sunday with the Art’s in Bucks County” will feature local artists who will perform diverse artistic presentations on the second Sunday of each month. This cultural program is free and open to the public! Kathleen will debut this educational program on September 14th from 1-3pm. Kathleen Zingaro Clark will discuss her book Bucks County, a photographic history included in the popular and nationally distributed Images of America series. Her presentation, “Capturing the Spirit of Historic Bucks,” will include a behind the scenes look at her experiences producing the publication, highlight three centuries of fascinating Bucks County history and a book signing. Vintage images contained in the book will be featured for all to appreciate.
Highlights of the book, Bucks County, include:
An overview of major historic destinations and events, including Washington’s crossing of the Delaware and the county’s role in the Underground Railroad.Rare Images of rural lifeMany local residents will find ancestors and old family friends!Upcoming booked local artists include an expert jewelry maker, a skilled florist demonstrating the creation of floral arrangements and an actors group showing children’s musicales. About the ArtistKathleen Zingaro Clark, a Doylestown resident, has been actively exploring Bucks County and its unique history for the past quarter century. In 2004, Clark left a highly successful career in the corporate world and launched her own business, Historia Productions, Inc. She has presented locally on historical subjects and authored this fascinating photographic journal of the region. In the course of her historical research and volunteer activities, Clark has come to know the wide range of distinctive communities in Bucks and the special people, both past and present, within them. The intriguing regional images and captured history found here are sure to spark the memories of residents and tourists alike. Clark hopes this book will not only entertain with a trip down memory lane, but inspire the reader to both enjoy and preserve all that is special in one of the most outstanding places in America.
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About Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau (BCCVB)
The Bucks County Conference & Visitors Bureau, Inc (BCCVB) is the official tourist promotion agency for Bucks County. The mission of the BCCVB is to increase visitation in Bucks County by effectively marketing its heritage and its diverse sites and attractions. . For more information on BCCVB activities call 1-800-836-BUCKS, visit www.VisitBucksCounty.com or stop by the Bucks County Visitor Center located at 3207 Street Road in Bensalem (adjacent to the entrance to Philadelphia Park Racetrack). The Visitor Center is open seven days a week from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. It is easily accessible from the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Route 1 and Interstate 95.