119 South Pitt Street · Mercer, Pennsylvania 16137 · 724-662-3490

The Battle of New Market: March 8

On Tuesday, March 8, 2016, the Mercer County Historical Society is proud to present a program on the Battle of New Market. There will be a discussion on the VMI (Virginia Military Academy), its role in the Battle, the Shenandoah Campaign, and other twists and turns. The moderator will be James Carnes. The doors open at 6:30 PM; the program starts at 7:00, and should end around 9:00. Come and learn about this pivotal battle in the American Civil War. Please join us.
The Civil War Discussion Group is part of the Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to local history. The MCHS Roundtable meets on the second Tuesday of each month from September through May. Participation in the discussion group is open to the public and is free. The Historical Society’s headquarters is at 119 South Pitt Street, Mercer. For further information, please call the Historical Society at 724-662-3490.

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