Off Site

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 9:00am
Museum of the Confederacy-Appomattox & Appomattox Court House National Historical Park

Discover what life was like during the American Civil War. Get “drafted” into the Union and Confederate armies, design and make a regimental flag, learn to set up a camp, and discover how to march and “battle” like Civil War soldiers. The first day of each camp takes place at the Museum, the second day of each camp takes place at the National Historical Park. Contact: Brandon Chamberlain at Brandon_Chamberlain@nps.gov to register. 

History Happy Hour
Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 6:30pm
Off Site at Macado's, 200 E 3rd St, Farmville, VA 23901

The campaigns and battles of the Civil War caused chaos in all aspects of the southern homefront. The burden of feeding the Confederate armies fell to those left at home, which intensified the threat of starvation for southern civilians. Discover how southerners substituted and "made-do" when facing the daily struggle of feeding themselves. Led by Karissa Swain, ACWM.