The Richmond Register

March 19, 2013

Council caravan heading for Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit on April 10


Register staff report

RICHMOND — Monday is the deadline to register for the Richmond Area Arts Council’s Wednesday, April 10, trip to see the Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center.

A visit to the Krohn Conservatory is part of the tour, said Deborah Kidd, RAAC executive director.

A bus will leave University Plaza at the intersection of Lancaster Road and the Eastern Bypass at 9 a.m. and return by 6 p.m.

The $55 fee includes transportation, tickets and audio guides. Participants will be responsible for their own lunches.

The exhibit, Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times, features a comprehensive collection of ancient artifacts from Israel, including one of the largest collections of the priceless 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scrolls.

To register, contact the arts council by calling 624-4242, e-mailing debbie@artsinrichmond.org or visiting artsinrichmond.org.