Monday, April 28, 2008

Civil War Lecture Series

The following announcement was received from the Garfield Camp Number 1, Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, out of Waterville.

Civil War Lecture Series
“It’s Not Just About the War”

Three Thursday Evenings at the Waterville Library

May 8, 2008 Base Ball During the War by Mark Rohman.
Base ball becomes baseball -- popular here in central Maine as well as among the soldiers.

May 15, 2008 Military Music by Dave McCusker.
The use of the drum for marching – where does the military music come from and where does it go?

May 22, 2008 Indians in Maine by Raney Bench of the Abbe Museum of Bar Harbor.
A look at culture and native crafts here in Maine.

All sessions start at 6:30 pm. Free admission. Bring the family!

Waterville Public Library, 73 Elm Street, Waterville, ME 04901

Sponsored by Garfield Camp Number 1, SUVCW, Waterville, Maine
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For more information contact Charles McGillicuddy, 207-215-4092.

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