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UPCOMING EVENTS

 
September 20, 2014 - Seminar, "Forward the Colors: The Flag and Flag Bearers of Gettysburg," lecture and related tour of the battlefield. Sponsored by the Gettysburg Foundation. Open 9 am. $95. gettysburgfoundation.org

September 20, 2014
- Living historians on the train and along the tracks during a Walkersville Southern Railroad special Civil War excursion. Departs 34 W Pennsylvania St, Walkersville.11 am and 2 pm. Details, tickets:
wsrr.org


Living history, "Civil War Remembered," at the Middletown & Hummelstown Railroad in Middletown. Unique event with skirmishes outside train windows. Train rides at 11 am and 2:30 pm Saturday and 11 am Sunday. Reservations: 717-944-4435 extension 101.


September 19, 2014
- Real time tour, "Third Battle of Winchester," on the battlefield north of Winchester. 11 am-4 pm. Free.
nps.gov/cebe

September 27, 2014
- Bus tour, "John Wilkes Booth Escape Route," popular 12-hour tour traces the route of the assassin. Meets 7:30 am at the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. $85. Reservations: 301-868-1121.

September 27, 2014
- Seminar, "Forward the Colors: The Flag and Flag Bearers of Gettysburg," lecture and related tour of the battlefield. Sponsored by the Gettysburg Foundation. Open 9 am. $95.
gettysburgfoundation.org

October 2, 2014
- Lecture, "Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy: Four Women Undercover in the Civil War," at the Ripley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington. 6:45-8:15 pm. $25.
smithsonianassociates.org (click on Civil War)

October 4, 2014
- Living history, "Mr. Lincoln Returns to Harpers Ferry," at the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. 1-3 pm. Free with park admission.
nps.gov/hafe

October 10-12, 2014
- Seminar, "Image of War," annual Center for Civil War Photography event in Fredericksburg this year. Talks and tours of local battlefields. $290-$355.
imageofwar.org

October 11, 2014
- Seminar, "USS Monitor: Symbol, Landmark, and Sanctuary," a Smithsonian conference at the Ripley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington. 10 am-4:30 pm. $139.
smithsonianassociates.org (click on Civil War).

October 11, 2014
- Bus tour, "The Civil War's Kilpatrick and Dahlgren Raid," a Smithsonian tour with Ed Bearss. Meets at 550 C St, Washington. 7 am-7:30 pm. $175.
smithsonianassociates.org (click on Civil War).

October 11, 2014
- "An Evening with the Painting," after-hours extended look at the Gettysburg Cyclorama at the Gettysburg NMP visitor center. 6 pm. $20.
gettysburgfoundation.org

October 12, 2014
- Living history, "Reacting to the Raid: US Marines," John Brown's 1859 Raid, at the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. 11 am-4 pm. Free with park admission.
nps.gov/hafe

October 16, 2014
- Lecture/reception with Harold Holzer and Major Garrett at President Lincoln's Cottage, Upshur Street and Rock Creek Road NW, Washington. 6 pm reception; 6:30 pm lecture. $10/each. Reservations:
lincolncottage.org

October 17-19, 2014
- Reenactment and related activities, "Battle of Cedar Creek," annual reenactment features camps and demonstrations south of Middletown. Anniversary ranger tours offered by the Cedar Creek and Belle Grove NHP. Fee for reenactment, free for NPS activities. See
ccbf.us (reenactment) and nps.gov/cebe for ranger activities.


Editorís note


Some events may have changed by the time we go to print. When possible, please check with the event sponsor prior to attending.

The Officers of the Baltimore Civil War Roundtable

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Don Macreadie, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, 410-870-3072 (kiddon@comcast.net)

Lee Hodges, Board Member - Robert Ford, Board Member

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