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Civil War Christmas in Shepherdstown

In partnership with the Shepherd University Department of History, Shepherd University student volunteers, local residents, and the Shepherdstown Visitor Center, the George Tyler Moore Center is pleased to announce the schedule for our 2017 Civil War Christmas!

Our annual Civil War Christmas kicks off in just three weeks and will be taking place in Shepherdstown from Thursday, November 30th through
Saturday, December 2nd.

For full details, updates, and a printable schedule of all activities happening over the weekend, please visit our website at http://www.shepherd.edu/civilwar/civil-war-events or our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/georgetylermoorecenter/events. A full schedule of events can also be found below.

All events are free and open to the public - we hope to see you there!

If you have any questions, please contact Jennifer Alarcon at 304-876-5429 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

2017 Civil War Christmas

Thursday, November 30th
6:00pm
Village Brass Quintet
Shepherd University Reynolds Hall
109 North King Street

6:30pm
“Civil War and the Environment”
Presented by John Martin McMillan and Dr. James Broomall
Shepherd University Reynolds Hall
109 North King Street

Friday, December 1st

3:00pm
Building of Military Encampment
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street

6:30-7:30pm
“How Innovation and Dedication Improved Transportation, Medical and Surgical Care, and Hospital Treatment of the Union Wounded”
Presented by Stephen A. Goldman, M.D., FAPM, DFAPA
Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church
100 West Washington Street

7:30pm
Candlelight Tour of Shepherdstown Field Hospitals and Military Encampments
Meet outside the Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church
100 West Washington Street

Saturday, December 2nd

9:00am – 4:00pm
Military Encampment and All-Day Tours of Civil War Center
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street

10:00am
Shepherdstown Christmas Parade
German Street

12:00pm
Living History: Arrest and Trial of Confederate Soldier and Collaborators
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street

1:00pm
Tours of the Military Encampment and Cooking and Firing Demonstrations
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street

2:00pm
Fashion Show and Civilian Discussion
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street

3:00pm
Tours of the Military Encampment and Cooking and Firing Demonstrations
George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War
136 W. German Street