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Kings Gap: From Personal Playground to Public Treasure

Kings Gap has evolved over its many years. Sponsored by the Cumberland County Historical Society, come learn about the varied history behind Kings Gap.

 

Part I: The Beginning: 1906-1951
James Cameron and the Building of the Kings Gap Mansion

Ron Turo, Esquire              
Member, The Friends of Kings Gap | Member, Cumberland County Historical Society

 

Part II: The Masland Years: 1951-1973
Honorable Albert H. Masland
    
Judge, Court of Common Pleas, Cumberland County, Former Chief Counsel, PA DCNR

 

Part III: From Private to Public: 1973 - present 
The Nature Conservancy Acquisition and the Role of the Department of Environmental Resources 

Honorable William C. Forrey     
Former Director of the Bureau of PA State Parks

 

Part IV: Today and Tomorrow
Scott Hackenburg     
Center Manager, Kings Gap Environmental Education Center

 

Part V: Questions and Answers, Book Signings, Mansion Tours

 

Tickets:

$8.00 – Cumberland County Historical Society and Friends of Kings Gap Members
$12.00 – Non-Members, General Public

Visit www.historicalsociety.com/events to register!
 

Saturday, November 16 at 9:00am to 11:00am

Kings Gap Environmental Education Center
500 Kings Gap Rd., Carlisle, PA 17015-9306

Bureau

State Parks

Categories

Educational Programs, History

Region

South

Cost

$8.00 – CCHS and FOKG Members | $12.00 – Non-Members, General Public

Group
Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation
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