Northern Neck History Fair exhibitions are on display at Historic Christ Church

Third-grader Kathryn Kenner of Chesapeake Academy created this exhibit on the Declaration of Independence.

Exhibitions from the 20th annual Northern Neck History Fair are on display through July 5 at Historic Christ Church & Museum, 420 Christ Church Road, Weems.

Third-grade students at Chesapeake Academy entered the contest by creating an original exhibit, display or design that tells the story of an event, person or cultural development in Virginia during the period 1607-1789, said Foundation for Historic Christ Church (FHCC) executive director Robert Teagle.

The fair promotes research on colonial and revolutionary Virginia by these students, who study the period as part of….[to-view-more]