Special Society Meeting on April 26th – Russian Icons

On Monday, April 26 at 7:00pm, at the Holy Annunciation Church, 11 Prospect St, Maynard, the Maynard Historical Society will sponsor a lecture by the Russian Icon Museum of Clinton. We will learn about the history and art of Russian icons and their images, symbols, and forms. We will then tour the parish of Holy Annunciation Church, built in 1916.

Light refreshments will be served at the end of the meeting. The meeting is open to the public and is handicapped accessible. A suggested donation of $5 by non-church members is appreciated. For further information contact Peggy Brown: 978-897-1664 or email seekr2@comcast.net

For more information on the Museum of Russian Icons in Clinton, please visit their web site:  http://www.museumofrussianicons.org/

If you don’t know what a Russian Icon is or want to learn more about them, Wikipedia has a short introduction: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Russian_icons

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