Lynchburg Civil War Round Table

The Lynchburg Civil War Roundtable, like roundtables across the nation, gathers regularly to explore a diverse array of topics relating to the American Civil War. Our roundtable has met continuously for more than forty years, and has hosted local, regional, and national historians and authors. Past presenters have included William C. Davis, Ed Bearss, Kent Masterson Brown, Robert Hicks, James I. Robertson, Jr., and John Coski.

The Round Table meets monthly at Holiday Inn, 601 Main Street, Lynchburg, VA 24504   Thanks and I'll see you Saturday night by the campfire! in Lynchburg and holds a social hour(6 pm), buffet dinner(7 pm), and program (7:45 pm).

 

Yearly membership in the Lynchburg Civil War Round Table is: $25 (single); $35 (family); $10 (student). Non members are also welcome at meetings and are $5 per guest.

A buffet dinner served at meetings and is $20 for members and $25 for non-members. 

Confirmed Speakers for 2019-2020

SEPTEMBER 11, 2019—MICHAEL K. SHAFFER, TOPIC: “THOMAS WALLACE COLLEY & THE 1ST VIRGINIA CAVALRY.”

 

OCTOBER 9, 2019—CARLETON W. YOUNG, TOPIC: “VOICES FROM THE ATTIC: THE WILLIAMSTOWN (VT) BOYS IN THE CIVIL WAR.”

 

NOVEMBER 13, 2019—MARY M. JAMBA, TOPIC: “THE SULTANA DISASTER.”

 

DECEMBER 11, 2019—BILL BACKUS, TOPIC: “THE BRISTOE STATION CAMPAIGN.”

 

JANUARY 8, 2020—JANET ELIZABETH CROON, TOPIC: “THE WAR OUTSIDE MY WINDOW: THE CIVIL WAR DIARY OF LEROY WILEY GRESHAM, 1860-1865.”

 

FEBRUARY 12, 2020—DREW A. GRUBER, TOPIC: “THE BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG.”

 

MARCH 11, 2020—RICHARD LEWIS, TOPIC: “CLOAKED IN MYSTERY-THE CURIOUS CASE OF CONFEDERATE GENERALS AND THEIR UNIFORMS.”

 

APRIL 8, 2020—DAVID L. SHULTZ, TOPIC: “THE SECOND DAY AT GETTYSBURG.”

 

MAY 13, 2020—JAMES A. HESSLER, TOPIC: “GENERAL DANIEL SICKLES.”

 

**Schedule is subject to change, based upon unforeseen circumstances and the availability of the speaker. 

 

Meeting Location: Holiday Inn, 601 Main Street, downtown Lynchburg

Meeting Time(s): 6pm Social Hour; 7pm Buffet Dinner; 7:45pm Program

Meeting Cost (Includes Dinner/Program): LCWRT Members-$20; Non-Members-$25

Meeting Cost (Program Only): LCWRT Members-FREE; Non-Members-$5

Contact: Kevin Shroyer, President-Email: yankreb1863@aol.com or 434-665-8046

General questions about the Civil War Round Table?

Contact Round Table President Kevin Shroyer via email at yankreb1863@aol.com 

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Phone: 1- (434) - 832 - 0162

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Fall/Winter Hours:  Saturday: 10:00 - 4:00

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