Today the Trustees of the Germanna Foundation announced the appointment of Eric Larsen, Ph.D., as Archaeologist of the Foundation. Dr. Larsen brings more than 25 years of archaeological experience to his new position, having worked with the National Park Service at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, and for the University of Maryland on sites in… [More]
The Memorial Foundation of the Germanna Colonies in Virginia, Inc., met with Apollo 11 astronaut and Germanna descendant Buzz Aldrin at the Germanna Community College’s Daniel Technology Center in Culpeper on Friday, November 7th, as he met with students as part of his ShareSpace Foundation’s effort to inspire children to study science, technology, engineering, the… [More]
Germanna descendant, Apollo 11 astronaut and moonwalker Buzz Aldrin will visit with schoolchildren from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, November 7th at Germanna Community College’s Daniel Technology Center in Culpeper, VA, as part of an effort by his ShareSpace Foundation to inspire young children to consider careers in science, technology, engineering, the arts… [More]
This was a newsworthy week for Germanna Foundation members! Several Germanna members were at the homecoming ceremony for the grave stone of Johannes Walk at Friedberg-Moravian Church in North Carolina last Sunday. Here is the story the local newspaper wrote about it: 245-year-old tombstone returned to Friedberg Moravian (Click on images to enlarge) The Orange… [More]
Take a look at these beautiful wedding photos taken at Germanna Foundation’s historic Salubria manor!