Two more virtual events planned

FORT PLAIN — The Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park will hold a George Washington’s Birthday celebration with free virtual events. These events are made possible through an anonymous donor.

∫ Mary V. Thompson — “The Only Unavoidable Subject of Regret”: George Washington, Slavery, and the Enslaved Community at Mount Vernon — Thursday at 7 p.m.

∫ James Kirby Martin — Remembering George Washington: In Context — Monday at 7 p.m.

To register, visit: or contact the museum at [email protected] If you are interested in purchasing speaker books, please visit:

By Patricia Older