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Become a Member

Collecting, preserving and sharing the rich and diverse history of Rockingham County, North Carolina We have volunteer opportunities in Preservation, Marketing, Presentation, Archives, Retail and many others areas of interest! Memberships include both Corporate and Private plans. We also offer “Time … Continue reading

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MARC Volunteer Guild Training Sessions

If you believe in the importance of preserving our history, enjoy working with people, have some spare time, and are looking for a way to make a difference, we have the perfect opportunity for you to serve our community and … Continue reading

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Saturday, November 2nd – Storytime at the Museum

Looking for something to do with the kids on Saturday morning? Bring the kids to the Museum & Archives of Rockingham County Saturday, November 2nd from 10am-12pm to play American Indian games and listen to stories of American Indian life with Ward … Continue reading

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A Passion for Trashin’

The Fine Arts Festival Association of Rockingham County proudly presents A PASSION FOR TRASHIN’ This exhibit highlights art by Rockingham County artists using recycled and repurposed materials. Attend and vote for your favorite piece. The exhibit will be on display at … Continue reading

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The MARC Scavenger Hunt – July/August 2013

We’re looking for artifacts, documents, letters, photos, and historic information all the time and we need your help to locate items to include in our exhibits and historic interpretation. Continue reading

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Visitors Share Their Thoughts

20120810Fisher by RockinghamUpdate W. Douglas Fisher of Arlington, VA attended the pre-opening reception and toured the MARC on Friday August 10, 2012. Hear what this avid historian, who tours museums regularly had to say about our museum. [Audio Clip] . … Continue reading

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MARC Grand Opening a Success

. (Wentworth, NC) – The Museum and Archives of Rockingham County (MARC) opened it’s doors to the public for the first time on Saturday, August 11, 2012. The historic grand opening event began with a ribbon cutting ceremony that included N.C. … Continue reading

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