Keepers of the Culture nominations being sought

April 21, 2011


Media contact: Ashley Barron
803.329.2121 ext 140                                                                                             
abarron@chmuseums.org


Keepers of the Culture nominations being sought
Award recognizes those who preserve our heritage



ROCK HILL, SC
– The Culture & Heritage Museums seeks nominations for the annual Keepers of the Culture awards through May 20.
 
Keepers of the Culture awards honor recipients for their commitment to keeping, communicating and connecting our cultural, historical and natural heritage through activities such as, but not limited to, teaching, research, scholarship, publishing, volunteerism, activism, advocacy, patronage, craftsmanship, visual/performing/literary arts, conservation and preservation.


Winners will be chosen by a committee comprised of members of Culture & Heritage Museums staff and community representatives and will be honored at a ceremony November 15. Recipients must live in the greater York County region.
 
Nomination forms and complete requirements are available at Historic Brattonsville, the Museum of York County, Main Street Children’s Museum and the McCelvey Center, or online here.