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The Lost Gettysburg Address: Charles Anderson’s Civil War Odyssey
Thursday, May 11, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | David Dixon will discuss his latest book, "The Lost Gettysburg Address: Charles Anderson's Civil War Odyssey"

My Fellow Soldiers: General John Pershing and the Americans Who Helped Win the Great War
Tuesday, May 16, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Andrew Carroll's intimate portrait of General Pershing is the subject of this lecture. "My Fellow Soldiers" is produced in partnership with Carmichael's Bookstore.

Kentucky Heirloom Seeds: Growing, Eating Saving
Thursday, May 18, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Join Bill Best for a lecture on seed saving and the practice of sustainable agriculture.

Ballard High School's History Club presents "Camp Zachary Taylor and its place in Louisville History"
Monday, May 22, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Join us for a presentation from Ballard High School's History Club on Camp Zachary Taylor.

Mr. Mengel’s War: Shots, Bombs, and U-Boats on the Atlantic Ocean
Wednesday, May 31, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Dr. Mark Wetherington will give a lecture on the "Dirigo," a sailing ship that was sunk by a German submarine 100 years ago.

Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series: The True Flag by Stephen Kinzer
Tuesday, June 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Join us for the Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series featuring Stephen Kinzer's latest book, "The True Flag"

Kentucky's Battle of Blue Licks, August 19, 1782
Thursday, June 8, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Longtime member Vince Akers will give a presentation on his research on Kentucky's Battle of Blue Licks.

Other People's Money: How Banking Worked in the Early American Republic
Monday, June 12, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Sharon Ann Murphy will give a presentation on "Other People's Money," which details how banking and money worked before US paper currency was created.

"We felt like true soldiers”: Kentucky Catholic sister-nurses in the 1918 flu pandemic
Thursday, June 22, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Mary ann Thompson and Sara Bolton will give a lecture on the Catholic nuns who responded to the call for nurses during the 1918 influenza pandemic.

Secret Louisville: A Guide to the Weird, Wonderful, and Obscure
Thursday, June 29, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Author Kevin Gibson will talk about Louisville's quirky history in a lecture about his latest book.

MEMBERS ONLY: The 24th Annual House Tour
Sunday, September 24, Tour 1:00-5:00 p.m., Reception, 6:00 p.m.

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