NEW Series: Tuesday Talks
When: The First Tuesday of the Month
Time: 12 p.m.-1 p.m.
Where: The Beall-Dawson House
This November, we’re launching our lunchtime lecture series, Tuesday Talks. On the first Tuesday of the month, you can enjoy a presentation covering various aspects of history including local history of Montgomery County and the history of those who once lived here.
Bring your lunch, and we’ll provide light beverages as you listen to the presentations. The programs begin promptly at 12:15 p.m. with seating and beverages ready just before noon. The lectures are free and everyone is welcome to attend.
*This is a free event with an optional donation
Presenter: Bill Offutt
“Election Reflection: A Look Back to the Election of 1962”
This Election Day, we are looking back to 1962, to the election that shocked everyone. When the election was over and the ballots were counted, no one could believe the results.
Presenter: Claire McDonald
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research
Corresponding with our new online exhibit, Claire McDonald, a volunteer in the Jane C. Sween Library, will be discussing her findings of what was tucked between pages of the Montgomery History Bibles Collection, some of which date back to the 1830’s and 1840’s.
Presenter: David Craig
Maryland in World War I
February 5 To Be Announced
March 5 To Be Announced