USFFM is delighted to offer four $2,500 grants to small museums.  Attached is the form for your members to use in applying for such a grant.  The applications will be distributed to our members on December 6 for selection of the four grantees by December 20. Photographs are always welcome, and your members may submit their application by…

WHO: Homeowners and Commercial Property Owners WHERE: Allegany Museum 3 Pershing St. Cumberland, MD WHEN: Tuesday, October 17th 6:30PM MARYLAND HISTORICAL MARYLAND HISTORICAL MARYLAND HISTORICAL TRUST REHABILITATION TAX CREDIT WORKSHOP Whether you are planning to rehabilitate your primary or secondary residence or a commercial property, there are state incentives that may help. Join us for…

Canal Place will host Movies Under The Stars this Saturday, September 30 at dusk. Featured movie will be Moana, 2016 American 3D computer-animated musical fantasy-adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The film is Rated PG – Parental Guidance Suggested, some material may not be suitable for children.…

There is $8.4 million available to: County governments Nonprofits that do not have a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education State governments Public and State controlled institutions of higher education Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)…

The Miss Frostburg, Mountain City & Miss Preston Fest Scholarship Program will host a “Talent Showcase” featuring Miss Maryland’s Class of 2017 On August 12, 2017 from 6:30 until 9 p.m. on the Festival Grounds Stage at Canal Place in Cumberland. Titleholders from across the State will be performing their talent featured during the Miss…

Tonight’s (July 22) Movie Under The Stars featuring Moana (PG) has been cancelled due to the threat of severe weather. We hope to reschedule the movie for a future date.

The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park invites the public to join our park interpreters to discover the canal’s fascinating, and sometimes overlooked, stories and history. All programs are free and suitable for visitors of all ages. Cumberland Area: On Fridays from 12 pm to 4 pm, the replica canal boat “The Cumberland” is…