The Rugged Road to Revolution

Cecil County Public Library - North East 485 Mauldin Avenue, North East, United States

The Maryland Historical Trust (MHT) was awarded a 2023 Preservation Planning Grant from the
American Battlefield Protection Program to identify and document the understudied encampment
sites and cultural resources associated with the march of American and French soldiers through
Harford and Cecil Counties.

MHT will be hosting two public meetings to discuss the grant, speak with local informants, and make
connections with the community and landowners. All are welcome to attend!

Free

Revealing the Route – Spain and the Road to Yorktown

Virtual

Each session features a special speaker or historic site on the trail. So come along! And discover the lesser-known people and places that carried America to independence! This session features historian Larrie Ferreiro discussing the role of the Kingdom of Spain in the Road to Yorktown!

Presentation with Guest Speaker Robert Forloney

Virtual

Please join W3R-US' Shared Values Committee which is hosting Robert Forloney, Program Developer & Cultural Institution Consultant , who will focus his presentation on building inclusive partnerships and Rubric for Inclusive Interpretation.

Free

How Zoning Broke the American City and How to Fix It with M. Nolan Gray

Zoom

In this webinar, M. Nolan Gray, the author of Arbitrary Lines: How Zoning Broke the American City and How to Fix It, and Toccarra Nicole Thomas, AICP, the Director of Land Use and Development and Executive Director of Form-Based Codes Institute at Smart Growth America, will discuss zoning reforms and how to create more equitable and useful places to live.

Free

Revealing the Route – Revolutionary War Military Burials

Virtual

Each session features a special speaker or historic site on the trail. So come along! And discover the lesser-known people and places that carried America to independence! This session features historian Dr. Robert Selig exploring Revolutionary War military burials and the practices, traditions and beliefs which surrounded them.

Author Christian McBurney to Speak in North Kingstown

North Kingstown Town Hall 80 Boston Neck Road, North Kingstown, RI, United States

The Battle of Rhode Island Association's Lecture Series sponsored by Americana Corner continues as we are excited to collaborate with the North Kingstown 350th Anniversary Speaker Series to present historian Christian McBurney and his lecture "North Kingstown and the Revolutionary War."

Free

French History Night at the Museum of the American Revolution

Museum of the American Revolution 101 S 3rd St, Philidelphia, PA, United States

Join fellow Francophiles for a festive happy hour soirée hosted by Museum Associate Curator of Exhibition Content and Research James Taub, who will connect French history to the American Revolution in a special interactive presentation at 6 p.m. in the Museum's Cross Keys Café.

$15 – $20

Dr. Robert A. Selig to Speak in Portsmouth

St. John's Lodge No. 1 81 Sprague Street, Portsmouth, RI, United States

Dr. Selig will present “Rochambeau’s Engineers at Butts Hill Fort, July 1780-June 1781” a translation of the Comte De Rochambeau’s Orderly Reports pertaining to Butts Hill Fort.

Free