Well, we are back to our standard location of 2nd Presbyterian Church. Corner of Cantrell and Pleasant Valley Drive, 1 block east of I-430 and Cantrell exit. We meet at 7:00p.m. on the 4th Tuesday of every month except December. Please bring a friend to hear a lot about our history.
Many thanks to our speaker, Ron Kelley with the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, AR.
Our speaker for our on September 27th will be Dr. Tom DeBlack. Dr. DeBlack is Professor of History at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, AR. He will give us a talk about “What is to Become of Us?” The Postwar Lives of Major Figures in Civil War Arkansas. There will be a “meet & greet” at Franke’s Cafeteria on N. Rodney Parham with Dr. DeBlack at 5:30p.m.
Below is a listing of the upcoming speakers and subjects for 2016:
Oct 25th, Hank Simmons; Confederate Bonds
Nov. 24th, Drew Hodges topic to be announced
We do not meet in December
We hope you can make all of our meetings. As you can see we have some great programs this year!
The next meeting of the AR Civil War Roundtable will be Tuesday, October 25th with Hank Simmons as our speaker.
Minutes to the August 23, 2016 meeting of the Arkansas Civil War Roundtable:
We met at Catfish City and heard Ron Kelley from the Delta Cultural Center in Helena, AR.
Meeting was called to order by President, Jan Sarna
A quorum was declared
Treasurer, Brian Brown has not received the bank statement for the month of August. We should have around $3,400.
Lonnie Spikes reported that he talked to several people at Entergy Arkansas and got nowhere.
It was reported that the area has been mowed at Fouche Dam.
Meeting was adjourned.