Federal Point Historic Preservation Society
Events Calendar Summer/Fall 2017
Monday, July 17, 2017: 7:30-9:00 pm.
Program: Jennifer Daughterty, Local History librarian for the New Hanover Public Library, will talk to us about genealogy, genetic testing, and how it is affected by race and ethnicity.
Monday, August 21, 2017: 7:30-9:00 pm.
Program: Author Tanya Binford, will talk about her book Crossing the Wake. At age 51 she took a year off work and accomplished her goal of circumnavigating the Eastern United States in a 25 foot boat.
Monday, September 18, 2017: 7:30-9:00 pm.
Program: Chris Fonvielle, author, historian and noted expert on Fort Fisher, returns to present his newest program, “Sex and the Civil War.” This one is rated PG-13.
Monday, October 16, 2017: 7:30-9:00 pm.
Program: Andrew Duppstadt, Program Development & Training Officer, NC Division of State Historic Sites, returns to present a program titled, “North Carolina Personalities of the War of 1812.
Monday, November 20, 2017: 7:30-9:00.
Program: Vann Pearsall, of the North Carolina Coastal Land Trust, will present a program on the mission and goals of this nonprofit formed in 1992 to help protect locally and regionally valuable natural areas and waters.
Monday December 18, 2017: 6:30–8:30 pm. Holiday Covered Dish: The perfect time to bring friends and prospective members to celebrate the holiday season with all our history friends.
ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
They are held at the Federal Point History Center, 1121-A North Lake Park Blvd. (Just south of the Carolina Beach Town Hall.)
Or visit the History Center, open Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10-4. For more information call: 910-458-0502. federal-point-history.org.