Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House

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Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Free
Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House

S.S. B&O Railroad Station Open House Features Exuberant “Musical Fun With Leroy Hyson,” Sat., 11/2, 10-3, Free! 8100 Ga. Ave., S.S.

Joyful, Interactive “Music That Moves Young Hearts & Minds,” Kids speak, dance, sing, act, play real & inflatable instruments, use pom-poms, jump ropes, hula hoops, wear leis & cool sun glasses!

Lauded Mo Co Educator, Pre-K to 8, Musician, Science Teacher Hyson Plays his Guitar George, sings his original songs with the Kids & their Families, instilling positive messages.

Hyson was honored by the Mo Co Board of Education with its “Distinguished Service Award to Education” in 2014.

Also: Real Train Spotting, Toy Train Play Set, Permanent Model Train Display, Kid’s Toy Engine to Ride, Videos, including “Next Stop Silver Spring,” Gift Shop, Refreshments. View glowing B&O R.R. Drumhead Medallion.

Experience 1945 when Station was built on its Victorian moorings. See President Harry Truman & Wife Bess on B&O R.R. Train Bidding Farewell to S.S. in 1953; pose next to Truman cut-out figure. Enjoy Station Agent Bob Davis’s R.R. Photos displayed, commencing when Davis took photos with his Brownie Camera in the 1940s.
Co-Hosted by Montgomery Preservation & Silver Spring Historical Society.
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S.S. B&O R.R. Station, 301-495-4915, Photo Courtesy of Leroy Hyson
Marcie, [email protected], 301-585-3817

Details

Date:
November 2
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/sshistory

Organizers

Montgomery Preservation Inc
Silver Spring Historical Society

Venue

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station
8100 Ga. Ave
Silver Spring, 20910
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Phone:
301-495-4915
Website:
http://www.montgomerypreservation.org