Lincoln: Life and Legacy

October Meeting of the Litchfield GAR Civil War Roundtable

Thursday, October 8th at 1:30pm

Location TBD

Lincoln: Life and Legacy will include a "firsts" for Abraham Lincoln, how his political views were formed, his immediate and extended family and how his life is represented in the United States and around the world.

Jim Hinderks served a Board Member, Vice President and President of the Twin Cities Civil War Roundtable and remain members of that group. Joyce is a member of the Daughters of Union Veterans and the Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic. She volunteers as the Patriotic Instruction of the Daggett Circle, the Litchfield-based chapter of the LGAR. They have presented Civil War topics at the Keokuk Iowa Civil War celebration, the Carver County Historical Society, various schools and Community Ed classes, and various civic or community organizations.

What: Litchfield GAR Civil War Roundtable

Date: Thursday, Oct 8th. 1:30pm - 3pm

Cost: $3 guest admission. Free for members of the Roundtable

Location: To Be Determined

Beverages and snacks are included

Rules for Meeting In-Person

  • Masks must be worn when inside the building

  • Chairs will be spaced six feet apart

  • Coffee and light appetizers will be served, we ask that guests wait to enjoy them until seated

  • We ask that, following the conclusion of the presentation, guests exit and mingle outdoors

  • Guests must RSVP before October 8th. They may do so by calling or emailing the Museum, or by clicking on the "Add to Card" button. If you need to renew your membership, we encourage you to do so online.

308 North Marshall Avenue, Litchfield, MN 55355 - 320-693-8911 - staff@meekercomuseum.org

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