Q & A Series: The Johnson’s Island Civil War Roundtable

By cmccune, posted on July 2nd, 2011.

The Johnson’s Island Civil War Round Table
Conducted by Matthew Strobel, Ohio Civil War 150 AmeriCorps Member for North Central Ohio
For over twenty-five years Gary and Jan Dundore have been historical re-enactors,   mainly concentrating on the Civil War period. They are currently co-presidents of the Johnson’s Island Civil War Round Table and members of the Seneca [...]

Fremont: Exhibit “Civil War- Battlefield and Homefront”

By strobes223, posted on May 24th, 2011.

[ April 12, 2011 to April 30, 2011. May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011. June 1, 2011 to June 30, 2011. July 1, 2011 6:00 pm to July 31, 2011 6:00 pm. August 1, 2011 6:00 pm to August 31, 2011 6:00 pm. September 1, 2011 6:00 pm to September 30, 2011 6:00 pm. October 1, 2011 6:00 pm to October 31, 2011 6:00 pm. December 1, 2011 6:00 pm to December 31, 2011 6:00 pm. January 1, 2012 6:00 pm to January 29, 2012 6:00 pm. ] The Hayes Presidential Center’s exhibit commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront is on display NOW through Jan. 29.

As the exhibit’s title implies, Civil War: Battlefield & Homefront relates the war experiences of both soldiers and civilains. Histories of the war rarely delve into the hardships endured by the wives, [...]

Green Springs: Civil War Days

By cmccune, posted on May 3rd, 2011.

[ May 20, 2011; May 21, 2011; May 23, 2011; ] Join the Green Springs Community for Civil War Days at the Community Park.

Schedule of Events
Thursday -Set up for school day exhibitors after 5:00 pm

Friday -School Days ~ Green Springs 5th grade Elementary class.  Home schooled children are welcome

Saturday -

Flag raising @ 8:30 am

Wynn-Reeth 5K run @ 9:00 am

Elmwood Kid’s races @ 10:30 am

Buggy Rides starting [...]

‘Volunteer for History’ Northern Ohio Volunteer Fair This Sunday

By cmccune, posted on March 3rd, 2011.

Northern Ohio residents, do you want to get involved in the Civil War commemoration near you? Come to the Hayes Presidential Center this Sunday, March 6 from 1-3 p.m. for ‘Volunteer for History’ to find out what you can do!
Ohio’s statewide observance of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War begins in 2011, and historical [...]

Hayes Presidential Center to Host “CIVIL WAR: Battlefield & Home Front” Exhibit

By cmccune, posted on February 16th, 2011.

New exhibit commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War
The year 2011 marks the 150th anniversary of the start of America’s Civil War. On the exact date that the first Confederate shots were fired on Fort Sumter – the act that marked the war’s beginning – the Hayes Presidential Center opens CIVIL WAR: Battlefield & [...]