2014 Battlefield tour

Wilderness and Spotsylvania Courthouse

Date: October 24-25, 2014

For details contact:
Kathleen Lange
clange1964@yahoo.com

The Northern Illinois Civil War Round Table

Everyone is welcome at our monthly meetings.

LincolnWe meet September through June, generally on the first Friday of each month, at 7:30 p.m. See list of meeting dates and speakers below for our 2014-2015 program year. Discussion Meetings are also held the third Saturday of the month, where a topic is selected for open discussion, at 10 a.m. in the boardroom at the Hoffman Estates Community Bank, 1375 Palatine Road, Hoffman Estates, IL.

Our Friday meetings generally take place at:
Arlington Heights Public Library
500 N. Dunton St., Arlington Heights, IL
For more information, contact Thomas DeFranco (708) 456-2251

 

Next Meeting, June 6, 2014, is our annual banquet held at Concorde Banquets, 20922 North Rand Road, Kildeer, Illinois. Tim Smith will be presenting the after dinner program on Corinth.

 

We thank our 2013-2014 president, Denise Limburg, for putting together a wonderful slate of speakers!  We wish everyone an enjoyable and safe summer and look forward to starting up again in September!

 

 

For our 2014-2015 program year, we proudly welcome these outstanding speakers:

September 5, 2014

Charlie Knight

Battle of New Market

October 3, 2014

Lee White 

Battle of Allatoona Pass

November 7, 2014

Tom DeFranco

36th Illinois Regiment

December 5, 2014

Pat McCormick

Red River Campaign

January 9, 2015

Jerry Allen

Sioux Uprising of 1862

February 6, 2015

Bruce Allardice

Civil War Movies

March 6, 2015

Rob Girardi

Gouvernor K. Warren

April 3, 2015

Dr. Frank Varney

General Grant and the Re-writing of History

May 1, 2015

TBD

June 5, 2015

TBD