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Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Civil War: The United States IS! ----- Park Ridge Centennial Activity Center

12:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Park Ridge Park District Centennial Activity Center
100 S. Western Ave.
Park Ridge, IL , 60068

8476923597


It has been said that, before the Civil War, we said “The United States are”; after the Civil War we said “The United States IS.” In recognition of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, find out what this means as we discuss the greatest conflict ever fought on American soil. Please register in advance. Contact the Centennial Activity Center at 847-692-3597 for more information.

It has been said that, before the Civil War, we said "The United States are"; after the Civil War we said "The United States IS." In recognition of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War, find out what this means as we discuss the greatest conflict ever fought on American soil. Our speaker is a member of the Illinois 64th Volunteer Infantry Regiment, and will wear and discuss the uniform and weapons of a Union soldier as he highlights several major battlefield sites via slides.
 
Catered lunch will be served before the presentation. Fee is $17 Member/$19 Guest.
 
Please register in advance.
 
Contact the Centennial Activity Center at 847-692-3597 for more information.

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