Seminary Ridge Living History Schedule June 28-July 1st

Saturday, June 28:
10am-12pm: Living History- Including encampment programs:
 US Generals
 US Christian Commission
12:00pm-1:30pm: The Patriot Daughters of Lancaster Living History Ladies Aid Society – outdoor fly tent
2:00pm-3:00pm: Skirmish – west end of campus
3:30pm-4:30pm: Carol Reardon- The Last Stand of the Bogus Bucktails
4:30pm-5:30pm: Scott Hartwig- The Morning Decision: The opening of the Battle of Gettysburg 7/1/63
5:30pm-6:30pm: Troy Harmon- Gettysburg Brought Lee’s Army to its Knees in Prayer: Spiritual and                                                                  Psychological Repercussions of Hard Fighting
6:30pm-7:00pm: Seminary Ridge MuseumpresentsThe Peace Portico- 1913 Monument to Peace
7:00pm-8:00pm: Steve Ball- The Music of the Civil War – outdoor platform
Sunset: Taps – performed in the cupola by Alan Tolbert
 
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Sunday, June 29:
9:00am Worship in the Schmucker Grove Platform
10:00am-12:30pm: Living History- Including encampment programs:
Medical
Gen. R. E. Lee
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12:30pm-1:30pm: Ben Neely- The Collapse of the Union Line
2:00pm-3:00pm: Skirmish – west end of campus
3:30pm-4:30pm: Chuck Teague- Gettysburg: Red Zone for the Underground Railroad
4:30pm-5:30pm: Ben Neely and Mike Dreese conversation- The Lutheran Theological Seminary and the Battle of Gettysburg
5:30pm-6pm: Mike Dreese Book Signing
6:00pm-7:30pm: Dearest Home – Civil War era Music outdoor platform
7:45pm-8:45pm: Seminary Ridge Museum presents after hoursTales from the Ridge Tour ($5 donation)
Sunset: Taps – performed in the cupola by Alan Tolbert
 
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Monday, June 30:
10am-12pm: Living History- Including encampment programs:   
Civil War Spies - Pinkerton
US Sanitary Commission                                                                                                                                                                                             
12:00pm-1:00pm: Seminary RidgeMuseum Presents - Become a Soldier Program- outdoors
1:00pm-2:00pm: Robert Brugler- The Unknown Story of the Gettysburg Address
2:00pm-3:00pm: Gary Casteel- Longstreet and Battlefield Monumentation
3:00pm-4:00pm: Todd Harrington- Civil War Period Wet-plate Photography Demonstration 
4:00pm-5:00pm: Eric Wittenberg- The Devil’s to Pay: John Buford at Gettysburg
5:00pm-6:00pm: Peter Miele - The US Army Signal Corps and the Seminary Hospital Cupola
6:00pm-7:00pm: Andrew Dalton- Beyond the Run
Sunset Campfire program
7:00pm-8:00pm:
Evergreen Shade : Civil War acoustic Music
Bring the whole family and a blanket this evening and join us around the campfire for music near the barricade on the west end of campus.
8:00pm-9:00pm: LBG Joe Mieczkowski; Gettysburg Civilian Angst on the Eve of Battle
As June comes to a close, hear the stories of the Gettysburg civilians whose family farms and fields are about to become an infamous battlefield.
Sunset: Taps – performed in the cupola by Alan Tolbert
 
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Tuesday, July 1:
9:00am-10:00am: Walking Trail
10:00am-11:00am: Mike Smith- Buford’s Boys Buying Time
11:00am-12:00pm: Mike Riley- Gen. John F. Reynolds
12:00pm-12:30pm: Ambulance Dedication
1:00pm-2:00pm: Brad Hoch- Thaddeus Stevens and the Murder of Dinah
2:00pm-3:00pm: Lance Herdegen- The Iron Brigade in the Gettysburg Campaign
3:00pm-4:00pm: Frank Orlando- General and Mrs. Robert E. Lee
4:00pm-5:00pm:  Jake Boritt’s The Gettysburg Story
5:00pm-6:00pm: Barb Sanders Through the Eyes of the Battlefield Surgeons
6:00pm-7:00pm: Matt Atkinson- Lee at Gettysburg
7:00pm-8:45pm: Music byDearest Home – outdoor platform
8:00pm-8:45pm: Sunset Cupola Tour ($50 donation)
 
Book-signing to follow chapel presentation

 
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