Text and Textiles: Julia A. Purnell Museum of Snow Hill

Cynthia Byrd
At the September 24 meeting of the Rotary Club of Snow Hill, Dr. Cynthia Byrd provided a brief history of the Julia A. Purnell Museum and described some of the upcoming events and ongoing exhibits. The Museum is well known for the needle craft collection, but it also contains an eclectic assortment of collectables from near and far.

Dr. Byrd has been the Executive Director of the Museum for seven years. Pictured here are Dr. Byrd with Club President Gary King.

Visit the Julia A. Purnell Museum website to learn more about the upcoming Fiber Fest and a series of events on local perspectives on the American Civil War.