6496HCC Serminar on March 26, 2011
- Jan 14, 2011The Continuing Education and Community Services Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer a Civil War seminar on Saturday, March 26, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Elliott Center on the main HCC campus.
The seminar is being offered as part of the 150th commemoration of the Civil War in Washington County.
Seminar presenters include Tom Clemens, professor of history at HCC, who will discuss "Hagerstown and Washington County at the Outbreak of the Civil War 1861"; Dennis Frye, chief historian of the Harpers Ferry (W.Va.) National Historical Park, who will discuss "The First Invasion of Maryland"; Tim Snyder, historian and author, who will discuss "A Kingdom for a Few Horses and Mules: General Patterson's Army Comes to Washington County"; and David Hein, professor of religion and philosophy at Hood College, who will discuss "Religion and Politics in Maryland on the Eve of the Civil War."
The course fee is $40, with a $15 material fee and $5 registration. To register or learn more, call HCC at 301-790-2800, ext. 236.
POSTED BY: Tom Shay
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