Talks and Presentations
Fall/Winter 2016 – 2017 Talks and Presentations
Letort Star Lodge on Thursday, February 9, 2017: 7 PM
Jesse Webb will talk about the history of the Letort Star Masonic Lodge on North St. in Carlisle as part of the Black History Month Celebration.
Wednesdays in Winter
Wednesday, February 8, 2017: 1:30 PM
The Centenary of US Entry into World War I with Special Focus on the Service of Volunteer Fire Companies – Presented by Randy Watts and Sandy Mader
Wednesday, February 15, 2017: 1:30 PM
Monuments, Men, and Memory: Remembering and Forgetting the Great War in Shippensburg, PA – Presented by Steven Burg, Shippensburg University
Wednesday, February 22, 2017: 1:30 PM
African-American Troops from Cumberland County in World War I – Celebrate African-American History Month – Presented by Stephanie Jirard, Shippensburg University
Wednesday, March 1, 2017: 1:30 PM
Lenore Embick Flower – Celebrate Women’s History Month – Presented by Dawn Flower-Webb and Lenore R. Flower
Wednesday, March 8, 2017: 1:30 PM
Women and Women’s Groups of Cumberland County in World War I – Celebrate International Women’s Day – Presented by Sandy Mader
Past Talks and Presentations
Mid-Century, Middle Class, and Modern presented by Wendy Pires
The Park Before the Park presented by Dr. Andre Weltman
Carlisle Indian School Outings along the Railroad, Carlisle to Gettysburg presented by Barbara Landis
Mills of Cumberland County – 2015 Cumberland County Historical Society Exhibit Opening presented by from Richard Tritt, CCHS Photo Curator and Dr. Dorothy Merritts of Franklin and Marshall College.
Shared Histories of African Americans and Native Americans in Cumberland County presented by Sandy Mader
Millicent Line Kitzmiller presented by Sandy Mader
For additional information on any of our programs, please contact:
Lynda Mann, Programming & Membership Coordinator at 717 249 7610.