[ February 24, 2013; 2:00 pm; ] Join the First Baptist Church of Newark for a performance of “Aunt Hettie Celebrates Freedom’s Eve.” Aunt Hettie, portrayed by Sandra Quick, tells her riveting story of celebrating her freedom from slavery. She and other slaves gather at the stroke of midnight on December 31, 1862 to hear the reading of President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation [...]
The Licking County Library (Newark Branch) is set to host the official Ohio Civil War 150 exhibit from October 15 – 29, 2012. The Ohio Historical Society, in partnership with the Ohio Humanities Council and American Electric Power, sponsored development of “Ohio & The Civil War: 150 Years Later”, a special travelling panel exhibit produced for [...]
[ May 30, 2011; 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. ] Visit Pataskala for this years Memorial Day Program will feature Civil war re-enactors who will set up a Live Civil War Encampment on Memorial Day, May 30th beginning at 8:30 am and remain open to visitors until 5:00 pm. This camp will be located at the Veteran’s Memorial Site and admission is free.
Re-enactors will assist [...]
Denison University Professor, Mitchell Snay, Continues Free Civil War Lecture Series at The Works
Sunday, February 20, 2:00 p.m.
The Works: Museum of History, Art & Technology continues its winter Civil War Winter Lecture Series in partnership with Denison University and sponsored by Truck One. February’s featured speaker is Denison University Professor, Mitchell Snay. Snay’s lecture topics [...]
[ September 9, 2011; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Walk the hallowed grounds of Cedar Hill Cemetery and hear stories of Licking County citizens of the past who played a role in the Civil War.
Details: Free for Licking County Historical Society Members,$5 Non-Members
Sponsor: Licking County Historical Society
Location: Cedar Hill Cemetery, 275 N. Cedar Street, Newark Ohio
For more information, please visit lchsohio.org.
This event is a [...]