August 22-23, 2015 - Civil War Weekend with living history, tours, talks and more in Winchester and Frederick and Clarke counties. Tours, living history, talks and more.

August 25, 2015
- Baltimore Civil war Roundtable monthly meeting, Parkville Senior Center, 8601 Harford Rd., Baltimore, MD, Doors open at 7:00, Business meeting and Speaker: 7:30 p.m. Speaker Tom Clemens will discuss the Battle of Antietam (Sharpsburg)

August 29-30, 2015
- Anniversary of the formation of the Antietam National Battlefield in Sharpsburg. Special programs at the site. Free with park admission.

September 4, 2015
Living history, “A Night at the Museum — A Private Soldier’s War,” evening tours of the National Museum of Civil War Medicine with living history characters. 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 pm. $15. or 301-695-1864

September 5, 2015
Bus tour, “John Wilkes Booth Escape Route,” sponsored by the Surratt House Museum in Clinton. 7:15 am-7 pm. $85. Reservations: 301-868-1121.

September 5, 2015
Tour, “The Valiant Stand of Thomas’s Brigade,” explore the Cedar Creek battlefield. Meets at 7712 Main St, Middletown. 2 pm. Free.

September 12, 2015
Walking tour, “Civil War Alexandria,” meets at the Lyceum, 201 S Washington St, Alexandria. 10 am. $12/advance, $15/day of tour. or 703-548-1789.

September 12-13, 2015
“The 27th Indiana and Lee’s Lost Orders,” living history, programs and exhibit relating to the Lee’s “Lost Orders” that fell into Union hands near Frederick prior to Antietam, at the Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick. Free.

September 13, 2015
“Remembering the Civil War,” with Dr. “Bud” Robertson, at Highland School, 597 Broadview Ave, Warrenton. 2 pm. $50.

September 15, 2015
“Blue Spy vs. Gray Spy: Secrets of Civil War Espionage,” a Smithsonian program at the Rupley Center, 1100 Jefferson Drive SW, Washington. 6:45-8:45 pm. $45. (click on Civil War)

September 17, 2015
Anniversary activities at the Antietam National Battlefield including 7 am Cornfield program and all-day battlefield hike beginning at 9:30 am. Free with park admission.

September 18-19, 2015
“Legacy Weekend,” sponsored by the Seminary Ridge Museum in Gettysburg. Includes talks, special programs and a Saturday evening luminaria on Seminary Ridge. Opens 6:30 pm Friday. Details, registration:

September 19, 2015
 Anniversary activities on and near the Third Winchester battlefield. Tours, living history, kids’ activities and more at the battlefield site, downtown and at Star Fort. Most free.

September 18-20, 2015
  “Mosby Bus Tour,” leaves from the Truro Rectory, 10520 Main St, Fairfax. 8:30 am-5:30 pm. $75. Reservations, info: 703-971-4984.

September 26, 2015
 Living history, “Ship’s Company,” life in “Mr. Lincoln’s Navy” at the USS 
Constellation in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. 10 am-4 pm. Free with admission.

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.

Upcoming Speakers

September 22, 2015 – John Priest – Gettysburg, The Second Day
October 27, 2015 - Jean Baker – Mary Lincoln

The Officers of the Baltimore Civil War Roundtable

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Ray Atkins, Treasurer,
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