CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE OF NEBRASKA

November 2016 Newsletter

 

This Month’s Meeting:

The Soldiers and Sailors Home, Grand Island

Presented by Member and State Archivist Gayla Koerting

 

November 16, 2016

One week earlier than usual to avoid ‘Thanksgiving Eve’

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!)

 

No meeting in December

Happy Holidays!

 

January 25, 2017

Program:  Chickasaw Bayou

Presented by John Schoenrock

 

February 22, 2017

Program:  to be announced

 

March 22, 2017

Program:  to be announced

 

April 26, 2017

Program:  The Presidents’ Club 1860-1861

Presented by member Steve Flader

 

May 24, 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).

 

 

DUES

 

2015-2016 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, thirty members have paid their 2016-2017 dues, with four being family memberships, for a total of $490.00 collected.  The treasurer reports the following as having paid at this point:

 

Jim Atkins

Art Basso

Wally Bender

Reed Clark

Tom Dawson

Hal Dellert

Steve Eggland

Steve Flader

Steve Guenzel, Family

Paul Hadley

Ken Hunter

William Jantzen

Gayla Koerting

Jim and Deanna Kordic, Family

Linda Kosch

 

Gary Krumland

Frank Landis

Lynn Lightner

Jerry Lippincott

Jerry Lutz

Mark Nichols

Lawrence Obrist

Bob Oliver

Jim and Mary Owens, Family

Ron Rockenbach

Wayne Roelle

Val Schmiedeskamp

Darrell Stock

Clayton Streich

Ron Svoboda, Family

If you have paid and are not on the list, please contact the treasurer to correct the records.  If you have not yet paid, please support the Civil War Round Table of Nebraska!

 

 

 

Workspace Gallery Exhibition on Civil War Reenactments

 

The Workspace Gallery, 440 N. 8th St., Lincoln, Nebraska, is currently showing an exhibition on Civil War reenactments.  A print of the information on the gallery’s website follows.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

This month’s program:  The Nebraska Soldiers and Sailors Home

 

Member and Nebraska State Archivist Gayla Koerting will present a program on the Nebraska Soldiers and Sailors Home in Grand Island.  A drawing of the Home and the history follows.

 

 

 

Hope to see you all on the 26th!