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 Lynchburg Grand Hotel (formerly the Holiday Inn Select), 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 2021-2022

OCTOBER 13, 2021—DARWIN SEILER, TOPIC: “THE BATTLE OF MONTEREY PASS.”

 

NOVEMBER 10, 2021—SCOTT L. MINGUS, SR., TOPIC: “TARGETED TRACKS: THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY RAILROAD IN THE CIVIL WAR, 1861-1865.”

 

DECEMBER 8, 2021—MICHAEL C. HARDY, TOPIC: “GENERAL LEE’S IMMORTALS: THE BRANCH-LANE BRIGADE IN THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA, 1861–1865.”

 

JANUARY 12, 2022—DR. CHARLES E. DRISCOLL, MD, TOPIC: “DR. JOHN JAY TERRELL.”

 

FEBRUARY 9, 2022—CAROLINE E. JANNEY, TOPIC: “PAROLING GENERAL LEE’S ARMY AFTER APPOMATTOX.”

 

MARCH 9, 2022—NATHAN M. RICHARDSON, TOPIC: “AN EVENING WITH FREDERICK DOUGLASS.”

 

APRIL 13, 2022—RONALD D. KIRKWOOD, TOPIC: “TOO MUCH FOR HUMAN ENDURANCE: THE GEORGE SPANGLER FARM HOSPITALS AND THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG.”

 

MAY 11, 2022—ERIC LINDBLADE, TOPIC: “26TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY.”

 

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

 

Meeting Location: Lynchburg Grand Hotel, 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