Programs of the month

November 2, 2016
Children in the Civil War
A presentation designed for children to learn about the
life of Children during the Civil War-

Hosted by the Ellen Coolidge Burke Library
4701 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304-1403
703.746.1776 (office)
703.746.1775 (fax)
4:00 PM-5:00 PM
November 5, 2016
Haiti and the Civil War
Come and join the CWDW and the Rock Creek Round
table to discuss "Haiti and the Civil War" by
Marvin T. Jones
Time: 9:30am-11:00am
Location: Rock Creek Nature Center-5200 Glover road, N.W. Washington D.C.

November 11,2016
Veterans Day Celebration
Battleground National Cemetery Program
Learn about the soldiers who fought and died to
preserve the Union at the Battle of Fort Stevens
Times:10:00 AM-11:00 AM and 1:30 PM-2:30 PM
Location: 6625 Georgia Ave. N.W. Washington D.C.
20012
November 12, 2016
Fort Bunker Hill Clean -Up
Come and Join the NPS for a clean-up and to learn
about your neighborhood National Parks.
Time:11:30 AM -1:30PM
Location: Perry Street. and 14th St. N.E. Washington
D.C. 20017

November 19,2016
Fort Stevens
Join an NPS ranger for an interpretive presentation
and walk detailing the significance of Fort Stevens.
Time:1:00-2:00PM
Location: 13th and Quackenbos Street (now known as Elizabeth Thomas Way), N.W. Washington, D.C. 20011
November 26,2016
Battleground National Cemetery Program
Learn about the soldiers who fought and died to
preserve the Union at the Battle of Fort Stevens
Time:1:00 PM-2:00 PM
Location:6625 Georgia Ave. N.W. Washington D.C.
20012
November 29,2016
Fort Marcy Program
One of the many forts of the Civil War Defenses of Washington located in Virginia. Fort Marcy was strategically placed near the Leesburg Turnpike and Chain Bridge. The Union deemed this bridgehead vital to furthering their activities in the northern Virginia and worthy of protection.Come join a presentation about Fort Marcy.
Hosted by the Ellen Coolidge Burke Library
4701 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22304-1403
703.746.1776 (office)
703.746.1775 (fax)
4:00 PM-5:00 PM
 
 
 

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