October 2017 Newsletter


This Month’s Meeting:

Montgomery C. Meigs

Presented by Craig Schnieder


October 25, 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!)


November 15, 2017

(One week earlier than usual to avoid ‘Thanksgiving Eve’)

Program:  To be announced


No meeting in December


January 24, 2018

Program:  To be announced


February 28, 2018

Program:  To be announced


March 28, 2018

Program:  To be announced


April 25, 2018

Program:  To be announced


May 23, 2018

Annual Meeting

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).





2017-2018 dues are now due!  Please bring your cash or a check for $15.00 ($25.00 for a family membership) to the meeting, or you may mail it to Civil War Round Table, 1227 Lincoln Mall, Lincoln, NE, 68508.  So far, thirteen members have paid their 2017-2018 dues, with four being family memberships, so far no new members, for a total of $210.00 collected. 



This month’s program:


Montgomery C. Meigs


Here are some links to related internet pages:


Wikipedia on Montgomery C. Meigs


Engineer of the Capitol 




Hope to see you all on the 25th!