History Happy Hours

Drinks are on you, History is on us. Join us in both Richmond and Central Virginia for fascinating talks at some of our communities’ favorite watering holes. Bring your appetite for history’s lesser known stories of the Civil War.

RICHMOND
Time: 6:30pm 
Date: Every 2nd Monday of the month (September - May)
Location: Varies. Please see each month's information for location.
Cost: Free admission, food and drink available at menu price.

CENTRAL VIRGINIA
Time: 6:30pm
Date: Every 2nd Tuesday of the month (September - November, March - May) 
Location: Rotates between Third Street Brewery in Farmville and Charley’s in Lynchburg.
Cost: Free admission, food and drink available at menu price.

 

Next Program

Monday, November 12, 2018 - 6:30pm
Location: Capital Ale House, 623 E. Main Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Speaker: Kelly Hancock, ACWM

Approximately 60,000 amputations were performed during the American Civil War. Most limbs were buried in mass graves, but a few received special attention. Uncover what became of some as we delve into amputation and its aftermath.

Speaker:  Kelly Hancock, ACWM

 

Upcoming Programs

Date: November 13, 2018
Location: Third Street Brewing, 312 W. 3rd Street, Farmville, VA 23901
Speaker: Kelly Hancock, ACWM
HHH APX: Harriet Tubman and the Quest for Freedom
Date: December 10, 2018
Location: Bottoms Up Pizza, 1700 Dock Street, Richmond, VA 23223
Speaker: Chris Mackowski, EmergingCivilWar.com
HHH RVA: Plenty of Blame to Share: Ambrose Burnside and the Battle of Fredericksburg

Past Programs

Speaker: Beth White
HHH APX: Ladies Aid Relief Societies
Speaker: Drew Gruber
HHH RVA: A Man as Fascinating as His Name
Speaker: Christopher Graham, ACWM
HHH APX: Confederate Christians' Proslavery Manifesto

     

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