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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 21, 2010

Contact: Katie Spacek, Assistant Curator
Portsmouth Museums, History Division
(757) 393-8591
spacekk@portsmouthva.gov

Paul Clancy, Hampton Roads Chronicles:
History from the Birthplace of America
Friends Lecture Series at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum

April 21, 2010—On Thursday, May 13, 2010, the Friends of the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum will be presenting their quarterly lecture series. The lecture will take place from 6:00-7:30 pm inside the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum, and is free and open to the public. Join us for a presentation by local historian and columnist Paul Clancy as he discusses historic Hampton Roads. Drawing from his weekly Virginian Pilot column, Our Stories, Mr. Clancy will provide historical highlights of the region. Also, come and meet Mr. Clancy after the lecture as he signs copies of his book, which will be available for purchase in the Museum Shoppe.

To find out more about this special program please contact Katie Barnes at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Museum at (757) 393-8591.

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