THE "OLD LINER" NEWSLETTER
August 19, 2017 - Ranger program, “Advance and Retreat: Gordon’s Attack at Cedar Creek,” at the NPS visitor station, 7712 Main St, Middletown. 9 am. Free. nps.gov/cebe
August 19-20, 2017 - Civil War Weekend in Winchester and on the Kernstown battlefield. Special tours at the Stonewall Jackson Headquarters and the battlefield. Tours 10 am and 2:30 pm. Jackson seminar Saturday. kernstownbattle.org
August 20, 2017 - Lecture, “Clara Barton and the Missing Soldiers Office,” at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum in Keedysville. 3 pm. “Pay What You Please” event. civilwarmed.org
August 22, 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. Former BCWRT President Bob Mullauer will be the speaker.
August 25-27, 2017 - Anniversary commemoration, “Battle of Second Manassas,” at the Manassas National Battlefield. Ranger-led tours and living history. nps.gov/mana
August 26-27, 2017 - Living history, “Twilight’s Last Gleaming,” artillery at the Battle of South Mountain, at at Gathland State Park, 900 Arnoldstown Road, near Jefferson. Demonstrations at 11 am, 1 pm and 3 pm. Free. heartofthecivilwar.org
August 26-27, 2017 - Living history, artillery and infantry 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.
August 30, 2017 - Lecture, “These Honored Dead,” at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn, 138 W Main St, Sharpsburg. 7 pm. Free. jacob-rohrbach-inn.com
September 1, 2017 - Living history at Lee’s Headquarters, 401 Buford Ave, Gettysburg. 10:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm. seminaryridgemuseum.weebly.com
September 2, 2017 - Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” leaves from the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7 am-7 pm. $85. surrattmuseum.org
September 2-3, 2017 - Living history, “Artillery Weekend,” camp and demonstrations at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. 9 am-5 pm. Free. nps.gov/mono
September 7, 2017 - Lincoln Lyceum Lecture with author James Conroy at Bowen Auditorium, Gettysburg College in Gettysburg. 7 pm. Free. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 9, 2017 - Walking tour, “Attack & Flank: Third Winchester,” meets at Third Winchester visitor center, 541 Redbud Lane, Winchester. 5 pm. Free. nps.gov/cebe
September 9, 2017 - Boat tour, “Potomac Blockade,” includes Freestone Point and other Confederate fort sites, 10 am-1 pm. $45. Reservations: 703-792-4754.
September 15, 2017 - Walking tour, “The Bayonet Charge of the 8th Vermont and 12th Connecticut at Third Winchester,” meets at the Sheetz, 1683 Berryville Pike, Winchester. 6 pm. Free. nps.gov/cebe
September 15-16, 2017 - “‘We now must return to Virginia’: The Gettysburg Campaign, July 4-14, 1863,” reception and bus tour. $150. Details: seminaryridgemuseum.weebly.com
September 16-17, 2017 - Anniversary living history, talks and tours at the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Special commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Antietam National Cemetery Sunday. Free with park admission. nps.gov/anti
September 21-24, 2017 - Symposium and tours, “Lincoln at Antietam,” lectures and battlefield tours based in Chambersburg. civilwarseminars.org
September 26, 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.
Robert Ford, President
Martin French, Vice-President
Ray Atkins, Treasurer, 410-879-8828
Lee Hodges, Secretary
Walter Price, Asst. Secretary/Treasurer, Robert Toelle, Board Member,
Michael Hill, Board Member, Bill Rixham, Board Member
Annual Dues Notice
Dues for the Baltimore Civil War Roundtable are due at the beginning of each Calendar Year. Please make check payable to BCWRT and mail to:Ray Atkins, 1204 Fordham Ct., Belair, MD 21014, 410-879-8828