Former White House photographer offers portrait for museum auction

The second annual Fine Art of Steamboat Dining will be held at 6 p.m. April 8 at Good Luck Cellars, 1025 Goodluck Road, Kilmarnock. The event will feature an oyster bar, four-course seated dinner and wine, reported Steamboat Era Museum director Barbara Brecher. Read the entire story in the Rappahannock

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Watermen’s Way project issues call for artists

Virginia’s River Realm and The Lancaster by the Bay Chamber of Commerce invite experienced artists to apply for participation in Watermen’s Way, a public art project. Read the entire story in the Rappahannock Record; Click Here

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Steamboat Era Museum receives $5,000 grant for 2017 Exhibition

In honor of Black History Month, the Steamboat Era Museum recently received a $5,000 grant from The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation to develop a new exhibit, “Hansford Bayton: The Courage and Determination of a Black Steamboat Captain.” Read the entire story in the Rappahannock Record; Click Here

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Museum announces $100,000 grant for the Potomac Pilothouse Project

At a gathering February 3, hosted by Margaret and Eric Nost, community leaders and Steamboat Era Museum donors learned about a grant and a challenge donation to the Potomac Pilothouse project. Eric Nost, chairman of the Pilothouse fundraising committee, announced a grant from the The Nettie Lokey Wiley and Charles

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