Calendar of Events

Contact Us: manitowoccountycivilw@yahoo.com

Monthly Meeting 2nd Monday of Month Sept-May.

Timeout Bar & Grill. North Rapids Road Manitowoc.

7  pm meeting.

2016 Events

December 12, 2016 Monthly Meeting Ryan Zunker “Bing up the GUNS: An Introduction to the Field Artillery of the Civil War.

November 14, 2016 Monthly Meeting Roger Oswald speaking on Civil War Covers.

October 10, 2016 Monthly Meeting Don & Laurie Shawhan & Rogene Moore will present Memento Mori- the Victorian Image

September 25, 2016 Special Event. Civil War Open House/Book Signing by MCCWRT members Emilie Luebke, Roy Luebke and Gerald Neuser. Twin Fountains Banquet 7330 English Lake Road Manitowoc 1-5 pm.

September 12, 2016 Monthly Meeting.Jeff Hyler.

May 21, 2016. Local History Expo. Wade House Historical Site.

May 14-15, 2016. A Union Soldier Remembered at Pinecrest Historical Village.

May 10, 2016. Civil War School Day at Newton Firefighters Park.

May 9, 2016. Monthly Meeting. Roy Luebke Private Henry Free.

April 11, 2016 Monthly Meeting. Dennis Moore. History of Horace M. Walker Post Grand Army of the Republic 1881-1934

March 14, 2016. Monthly meeting. Jeremy DesJarlais. The Constitutionality of the Civil War.

February 8, 2016 Monthly meeting. Gordan Hauman on the daily life of an artillery soldier and Sandy Hauman as Dr.Mary Walker the first female Dr. of the Civil War.

January 11, 2016 Monthly meeting at Heritage Center. Stephen Miller. The life of Francis Waller.

 

2015 Events

February 9, 2015 Monthly meeting at Heritage Center, Michigan Ave. Manitowoc.

March 9, 2015 Monthly meeting at Heritage Center.

April 13, 2015 Monthly meeting at Heritage Center.

April 17, 18, 19, 2015 A Lincoln Weekend http://www.alincolnweekend.weebly.com for more information

Abraham Lincoln

May 11, 2015 Monthly meeting at Heritage Center.

May 12, 2015 School Day. Contact members for more information.

May 16, 2015 Local History Expo. Wade House Historic Site.

No Meetings June & July 2015

August 10 Roundtable Picnic cancelled for 2015.

September 14, 2015 Monthly meeting will feature a double presentation by Mr. and Mrs. Arliskas.

October 12, 2015 Allen and Debra Keinert will be talking about the Funeral activities which occurred 150 years ago when the Lincoln Funeral Train rolled into Springfield as well as discuss ceremonies and events that were recreated in honor of the anniversary. These include the arrival of the funeral train as well as Lincoln lying in state in the capital square and the funeral ceremonies itself.

November 9, 2015 Connie Hansen, author of the book BISCUITS AND BULLETS, will be talking from the standpoint of Mary Wade, mother of Jenny Wade killed during the Battle of Gettysburg.

December 14, 2015 Jeff Hyler will give a presentation on Florida during the Civil War.