CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE OF NEBRASKA

October 2018 Newsletter

 

This Month’s Meeting:

The Day the Battle of Gettysburg

Came to Nebraska:  April 27, 1886

Presented by Founding Member Dave Wells

 

October 24, 2018

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 28, 2018

(In November, the Round Table usually meets the third Wednesday because the fourth Wednesday is usually the night before Thanksgiving; but this year, Thanksgiving is the day after the third Wednesday, so we will meet, as the rest of the year, on the fourth Wednesday in November)

Program:  To be announced

 

No meeting in December

 

January 23, 2019

Program:  To be announced

 

February 27, 2019

Program:  To be announced

 

March 27, 2019

Program:  To be announced

 

 

April 24, 2019

Program:  To be announced

 

May 22, 2019

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).

 

 

DUES

 

2018-2019 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, seventeen members have paid their 2018-2019 dues, for a total of $285.00 collected. 

 

 

 

 

This month’s program: 

 

The Day the Battle of Gettysburg

Came to Nebraska:  April 27, 1886

Presented by Founding Member Dave Wells

 

This program involves the Gettysburg Cyclorama.  Some information on the Cyclorama may be found at the following sites:

 

National Park Service site

 

Wikipedia Gettysburg Cyclorama

 

 

 

 

Hope to see you all on the 24th!