Calendar of Events

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Ongoing Opportunities

Historical Society Meeting

  • April 27 at 7 PM

Commemorate the United States' entry into "The World War" in April 1917. Read More

  • Sharpsburg Town Hall

    106 East Main Street
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-992-9767

July 1, 1863: the Defense of McPherson's Ridge

  • April 27 at 6:30 PM

Explore the history of the farms and the fighting on July 1, 1863 along this important ridge. Read More

  • Carroll Community College

    1601 Washington Road
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Website
    410-386-8100
    $

Hagerstown Civil War Round Table

  • April 27 at 7:30 PM

Burnside Bridge.jpgDave Powell, author of the Chickamauga Campaign trilogy, will speak on the Tullahoma Campaign. Read More

  • Homewood Suites

    1650 Pullman Lane
    Hagerstown, MD 21740
  • Website
    301-766-9516
    $

Night at the Museum!

  • April 28 at 7:00 PM

Burr.jpgExperience the National Museum of Civil War Medicine (“most haunted building in Frederick”) after hours. Read More

  • National Museum of Civil War Medicine

    48 East Patrick Street
    Frederick, MD 21701
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

Civil War "School of the Soldier"

  • April 29 at 9:00 AM

Young historians ages 10-14 are invited to learn what it was like to be a soldier in the Civil War. Read More

  • Carroll County Farm Museum

    500 S. Center Street
    Westminster, MD 21158
  • Website
    410-386-3880
    $

10th Annual C&O Canal Pride Days

  • April 29 at 9:00 AM

Help beautify the Cushwa Basin along the C&O Canal at this annual event for ages 12 and up. Read More

  • Cushwa Basin

    205 West Potomac Street
    Williamsport, MD 21795
  • Website
    301-745-8888

Boonsboro's BIG 225th

  • April 30 at 5:30 PM

16826038_331689640559503_8117316489864803219_o.jpgAn evening of history, music and wine hosted by BIG Cork Vineyards. Read More

  • BIG Cork Vineyards

    4236 Main Street
    Rohrersville, MD 21779
  • Website
    301-432-5889
    $

48th Annual Flower and Plant Market

  • May 5-7

Carroll_UnionMills_1.JPGTour the historic house, grist mill, blacksmith shop and grounds—the site of both Union and Confederate encampments. Read More

  • Union Mills Homestead

    3311 Littlestown Pike
    Westminster, MD 21158
  • Website
    410-848-2288

Beyond the Battlefield

  • May 6 at 2:00 PM

Small-Beyond-the-Battlefield-Banner.jpgExperience history through the art of dance and theater performed by young people. Read More

  • Pry House Field Hospital Museum

    18906 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

One Vast Hospital – A Downtown Frederick Walking Tour

  • May 6 at 3:00 PM

McClellan Frederick 1200.jpgUnderstand downtown Frederick’s role as a makeshift hospital in the final months of 1862. Read More

  • National Museum of Civil War Medicine

    48 East Patrick Street
    Frederick, MD 21701
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

10th Annual C&O Canal Pride Days

  • May 6 at 9:00 AM

Help beautify the Brunswick boat ramp along the C&O Canal at this annual event for ages 12 and up. Read More

  • Brunswick Boat Ramp

    Lock 30
    Brunswick, MD 21716
  • Website
    301-745-8888

Spring in the Village, Art at the Furnace

  • May 6 & 7

17951901_1505001969531936_5400979491825656120_n.jpgThe whole family will enjoy arts, food, plants, activities, and presentations. Read More

  • Catoctin Furnace

    12607 Catoctin Furnace Road
    Thurmont, MD 21788
  • Website
    443-629-8661

Porch Program: Marbles & Other Children's Games

  • May 7 at 11:30 AM

PORCH PROGRAMS.jpgArt Staus & Tad Miller will demonstrate popular 19th century games and visitors can make their own marbles. Read More

  • Newcomer House

    18422 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-600-4031

“A Peculiar Functional Disorder:” Irritable Heart and the American Civil War

  • May 9 at 7:00 PM

Sleeping Soldier.jpgDr. Ashley Bowen-Murphy will discuss irritable heart, a cardiac condition found in Civil War soldiers. Read More

  • National Museum of Civil War Medicine

    48 East Patrick Street
    Frederick, MD 21701
  • Website
    301-695-1864
    $

Too Afraid to Cry: Maryland Civilians in the Antietam Campaign

  • May 9 at 7:00 PM

Learn about the inhabitants of Sharpsburg before, during and after the battle of Antietam. Read More

  • Sharpsburg Library/Washington County Free Library

    106 East Main Street
    Sharpsburg, MD 21782
  • Website
    301-432-8825

Middletown's Town Talks: A 250th Commemorative Event

  • May 20 at 11:00 AM

250th_Facebook_header.jpgCelebrate Historic Preservation Month with a walking tour led by an NPS architectural historian. Read More

  • Town Hall

    31 West Main Street
    Middletown, MD 21769
  • Website
    301-371-6171

Burkittsville Preservation Association Historic House & Garden Tour

  • May 20 at 10:00 AM

20160226_130909 (1).jpgSee beyond the quaint doorways and garden gates of one of the most enchanting villages in Maryland. Read More

  • Old German Reformed Church (South Mountain Heritage Society)

    3 East Main Street
    Burkittsville, MD 21718
  • Website
    202-491-5895
    $

The Day After – September 18, 1862

  • May 21 at 3:00 PM

Antietam Truce Small.jpgMike Galloway will discuss the important events that took place the day after the Battle of Antietam on the blood-soaked fields along the banks of Antietam Creek. Read More

  • Pry House Field Hospital Museum

    18906 Shepherdstown Pike
    Keedysville, MD 21756
  • Website
    301-695-1864

Searching for George Gordon Meade, The Forgotten Victor of Gettysburg

  • May 25 at 7:30 PM

Burnside Bridge.jpgLearn about the man who commanded the victorious Union army at the Battle of Gettysburg. Read More

  • Homewood Suites

    1650 Pullman Lane
    Hagerstown, MD 21740
  • Website
    301-766-9516
    $

Photography in the Civil War: Scope, Intentions and Results

  • May 25 at 6:30 PM

Explore the impact that photography had on the Civil War. Read More

  • Carroll Community College

    1601 Washington Road
    Westminster, MD 21157
  • Website
    410-386-8100
    $

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