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Project Leader: Prof.  Emeritus
Thomas J. Reed

Widener University School of Law
 4601 Concord Pike
Wilmington, DE 19803-0474
TEL: Work: (302) 477-2070 Home: (302) 328-3511
 
 

REPRESENTING THE FOLLOWING CIVIL WAR ACTIVITIES
 
The Civil War Round Table of Wilmington, Delaware, Inc.
 
  • The nation's fourth oldest civil war round table, founded in 1955, meets on the first Wednesday of the month, September through May, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 630 Naamans Rd., Claymont, Delaware.
  • A social hour cash bar starts the program at 6:00 P.M..  Dinner (Members $17.00, non-members $22.00) is served at 6:30 P.M. 
  • The featured program ($3.00) speaker talk is at 7:30 P.M.  Past speakers include Dr. Gabor Borrit on the Battle of Gettysburg, Dr. Andy Waskie's portrayal of Gen. Meade, Dennis Frye on the Siege of Harper's Ferry, John Powell on Second Manassas, Helen Beedle's civil war piano concert, and George McNamara's Lincoln Day presentation on the case of Dr. Samuel Mudd.

CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE MOVES TO

CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL

AT NAAMANS AND I-495!

The Civil War Round Table will be meeting at the Crowne Plaza Hotel at Naamans Road and I-495 in Brandywine Hundred this year. The Round Table continues to meet the first Wednesday each month from September through May (except January).Dinner starts at 6:30 P.M. (Members $20.00, non-members $25.00) followed by the program ($5.00) at 7:30 P.M.

DINNER & BAR SERVICES

NO PRIOR

RESERVATIONS REQUIRED

Place: Crowne Plaza Hotel

630 Naamans Rd.
Claymont, DE 19703

TEL: 302-792-27 2605 Philadelphia Pike

Claymont, DE 19703

Time: Dinner at 6:30 P.M. Program at 7:30 P.M. Business meeting follows program

Price: Dinner $20.00 for members, $25.00 for non-members; meeting $5.00 (not included in dinner price)



PROGRAMS 2013-2014

Wednesday September 4, 2013

Speaker: Chris Foard

Topic: Ministering Men, Civil War Nurses
Dinner: TBA

Wednesday October 2, 2013

Speaker: Don Ernsberger

Topic: Meade’s Breakthrough at Fredericksburg

Dinner: TBA

Saturday October 12, 2013

FIELD TRIP

Guide: Melissa DelCour

Departing: Crowne Plaza 7:00 A.M.

Location:  MANASSAS BATTLEFIELD

Dinner: Buffet, bring brown bag lunch

Wednesday November 6, 2013

Speaker:  Mike PLUNKETT
Topic: CIVIL WAR MUSIC

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday December 4, 2013

 

Speaker: Philip Nord, Rockwood Museum

Topic: Civil War; Reflections from Antiquity

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday January 8, 2014

Speaker: Evelyn Swensson

Topic: Mary Todd Lincoln

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday February 5, 2014

Speaker: Gregg Clemmer

Topic: Valor in Gray: Confederate Medal of Honor

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday March 5, 2014

Speaker: Gail Stephens

Topic: Gen. Lew Wallace

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday April 2, 2014

Speaker: Jack Lieberman

Topic: Capt. Percival Drayton USN      

Dinner: TBA

Wednesday May 7, 2014

Annual Meeting of Members

Speaker: Mary Kathleen Logothetis

Topic: Echoes of Chancellorsville

Sickles at Gettysburg

Dinner: TBA

NOTICE OF DUES

PAYABLE SEPTEMBER 2013

Membership dues are due and payable September 4, 2013 at the first meeting.

Student Membership:                                                    $5.00

Individual Membership:                                               $20.00

Family Membership:                                                     $25.00

Life Membership:                                                        $250.00

Dues may also be paid by mail to Tom Reed, Secretary, 71 W. Fifth St., New Castle, DE 19720.

MEMBERSHIP TYPES
Student                                                                                            $5.00 
Individual                                                                                       $20.00 
Family                                                                                            $25.00 
Life Membership                                                                        $250.00

MAILING ADDRESS:
Civil War Round Table of Wilmington, Delaware, Inc.
71 W. Fifth St.
New Castle, DE 19720

For Information Call or E-mail:
Tom Reed:  (302) 477-2070    E-mail: tjreed@mail.widener.edu