May 2017 Newsletter


This Month’s Meeting:

Forts Henry and Donelson

Presented by Steve Guenzel


This will also be the Round Table’s Annual Member Meeting


May 24, 2017

7:15 p.m.

Legacy Estates Theater, 7200 Van Dorn

(use the lower parking on the west side;

Board meeting at 6:30 – all are invited to attend

and contribute suggestions and ideas)


Upcoming Meetings

(Get all these on your calendar!)


Visit lots of Civil War sites this summer!


September 27, 2017

Program:  To be announced


Note that meeting dates and places could change as special events may be scheduled (e.g., we probably would not stage a ‘cannon shoot’ on a Wednesday evening at Legacy Estates).





This is the last meeting of the 2016-2017 year, so no further dues will be collected.




This month’s program: 


Here are some links to the Civil War Trust sites on Forts Henry and Donelson, with lots of links to further information on this month’s topic:


The Fall of Fort Henry


Federal Penetration up the Cumberland and Tennessee Rivers


Fort Donelson


This month’s meeting will be the Round Table’s annual meeting.  Here is a link to a summary of the income and expenses the Round Table has had in the last few years.  A more detailed report will be available at the meeting, or upon request of the Treasurer.


2013 to 2017 Income Statement



Hope to see you all on the 24th!