THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 24, 2017 - Living history, camps and demonstrations at Rose Hill Manor, 1611 N Market St, Frederick. 10 am-4 pm. recreater.com/404/Rose-Hill-Manor-Park-Museums

June 24, 2017 - Talks, “Civil War Civilian Experience,” at the Antietam National Battlefield (9:30 am), Pry House Field Hospital Museum (11:30 am), Newcomer House (1:30 pm) and Ferry Hill Plantation (3 pm). Free or free with admission. More info: heartofthecivilwar.org/events

June 24, 2017 - Living history, “Songs and Stories of a Civil War Hospital,” at Christ Lutheran Church, 30 Chambersburg St, Gettysburg. 7:30 pm. Free. christgettysburg.org/songs-and-stories-of-a-civil-war-hospital

June 24, 2017 - Living history, “Ship’s Company,” Union navy at the USS Constellation, Inner Harbor, in Baltimore. 10 am-4 pm. Free with admission. historicships.org/constellation.html

June 24-25, 2017  - Living history, infantry camp and demonstrations at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Demonstrations 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm Saturday; 11 am and 1 pm Sunday. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti

June 24-25, 2017  - Living history, “Under Fire: Hold the High Ground, 1862,” at the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. 11 am-4 pm. Free with park admission. nps.gov/hafe

June 24-25, 2017  - Living history, “Corbit’s Charge,” in Westminster. Camps and demonstrations, skirmishes and memorial service commemorate the Gettysburg Campaign street battle. Details: heartofthecivilwar.org or pipecreekcivilwarroundtable.weebly.com

June 27, 2017 - Baltimore Civil War Roundtable monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD., Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and speaker at 7:30. author Gene Barr will have a presentation based on his book; "A Civil War Captain and His Lady -Love, Courtship, and Combat from Fort Donelson through the Vicksburg Campaign".  

June 28, 2017 - Lecture, “Antietam Creek’s Historic Stone Arch Bridges,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 W Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com

July 1, 2017 - Lecture, “July 1, 1863: The Defense of McPherson’s Ridge,” at Carroll Community College, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster. 6:30 pm. $58.

July 1, 2017  - “Salute to Independence,” annual fireworks and Maryland Symphony at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. 7:30 pm. Free. Note: Park visitor center and tour road closes 3 pm. nps.gov/anti

July 1-2, 2017  - Anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Monterey Pass with talks and living history at the Battlefield Museum, 14325 Buchanan Trail East, near Waynesboro. 10 am-4 pm. $5 donation. montereypassbattlefield.org

July 1-3, 2017  - Reenactment, “The Battle of Gettysburg,” 965 Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg. Annual big event includes living history talks and two battles each day. $29/adult/one day. gettysburgreenactment.com

July 1-4, 2017  - Anniversary programs commemorating the Battle of Gettysburg at the Gettysburg NMP. Special living history, ranger tours and hikes. Details: nps.gov/gett

July 8, 2017  - Bus tour, “Jeb Stuart’s Ride to Gettysburg,” a Smithsonian tour with Ed Bearss. Leaves from 550 C St SW, Washington DC. 7:30 am-7 pm.  $185. smithsonianassociates.org (click on Civil War).

July 8, 2017  - Anniversary living history, ranger talks and tours at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 9 am-5 pm. Free. www.nps.gov/mono

July 15-16, 2017  - Living history, camp and demonstrations at Union Mills Homestead, 3311 Littlestown Pike, near Westminster. Union Mills was site of  camps for both sides on the road to Gettysburg. Grounds open 9 am each day. Civil War dance 7-9 pm Saturday. $10/carload. unionmills.org

July 22-23, 2017 - Anniversary activities on the Kernstown battlefield south of Winchester. Special tours and more. kernstownbattle.org

July 23, 2017 - Talks, “Civil War Civilian Experience,” at the Antietam National Battlefield (9:30 am), Pry House Field Hospital Museum (11:30 am), Newcomer House (1:30 pm) and Ferry Hill Plantation (3 pm). Free or free with admission. More info: heartofthecivilwar.org/events

July 25, 2017 - Baltimore Civil War Roundtable monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd, Baltimore, MD., Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and speaker at 7:30.

 

 

Editor’s 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

          Robert Ford, President rfordjazz@yahoo.com,
Martin French, Vice-President

Ray Atkins, Treasurer, 410-879-8828 atkinsray1@verizon.net
Lee Hodges, Secretary

Walter Price, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, Robert Toelle, Board Member,

Michael Hill, Board Member,  Bill Rixham, Board Member

Nils Lehneis, Web Master  baltcwrt@verizon.net
Earle Hollenbaugh
, Newsletter Editor, 410-788-3525
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