"Johnsburg Goes To War 1861-1865"

Date(s) of Event

9/10/2011 and 9/11/2011

Location

North Creek, New York

Host Organization

Johnsburg Historical Society (JHS)

Description

On Sat. 9/10 at 7:30 pm and Sun. 9/11 at 2:00 pm, local author and history buff, Glenn Pearsall, will present a narrated power-point production featuring his research, including Civil War re-enactors in period costume, music, drills and demonstrations at Tannery Pond Communmity Center(TPCC)on Main Street, North Creek, NY 12853. This will be a fund raiser for JHS. Adults $10. Children $6. Refreshments will be served after each program. For the month of September at the TPCC Gallery will be an exhibit of Glenn's Civil War photos and artifacts. The Gallery is open - free to the public - Mon.- Fri. and during special events. Saturday 9/10 and Sunday 9/11 at the Ski Bowl Park in North Creek there will be a Civil War living history re-enactment with tents, open fires and musket firing. There will be drills and manual of arms. Soldiers will converse with the public and answer questions.

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