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An evening at Pebble Hill with Kristen Duncan
March 24, 2022
An evening at Pebble Hill with Kristen Duncan

Join us for an evening of learning, conversation and reflection with Kristen Duncan of Clemson University on April 5 at Pebble Hill, located at 101 S. Debardeleben St. Self guided tours start at 4:30 p.m. and the talk and discussion will begin at 5 p.m. 

Talk by Visiting Fulbright Scholar Dr. Adelle Sefton-Rowston
March 15, 2022
Talk by Visiting Fulbright Scholar Dr. Adelle Sefton-Rowston

If incarceration was a character, who would they be? The public is invited to a talk by Dr. Adelle Sefton-Rowston on Tuesday, March 22 at 4 PM at Pebble Hill.

Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Sanjena Sathian and Heather Christle
March 8, 2022
Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Sanjena Sathian and Heather Christle

The public is invited to the Third Thursday Poetry Series at Pebble Hill, featuring the Southern Humanities Review Spring Sessions Reading with Sanjena Sathian and Heather Christle, on Thursday, March 17 at 6:30 PM. Refreshments and book sales will be available at 6 PM.

Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Jessica Jacobs
February 8, 2022
Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Jessica Jacobs

The public is invited to the Third Thursday Poetry Series at Pebble Hill, featuring Jessica Jacobs, on Thursday, February 17 at 6:30 PM. Refreshments and book sales will be available at 6 PM.

Discussion with Artist Elizabeth M. Webb
January 25, 2022
Discussion with Artist Elizabeth M. Webb

Community members are invited to participate in an informal, cross-disciplinary roundtable discussion on Friday, February 11 at 11 AM about the histories of land use and mapping in Eastern Alabama, with an emphasis on how these histories affected and continue to impact the social geographies of the area.

The discussion is free and open to the public but registration is required.

Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Michael McFee
January 13, 2022
Third Thursday Poetry Series Presents Michael McFee

The public is invited to the Third Thursday Poetry Series at Pebble Hill, featuring Michael McFee, on Thursday, January 20 at 6:30 PM. Refreshments and book sales will be available at 6 PM.

Black History Speaker Series: Dr. Holly Pinheiro
January 11, 2022
Black History Speaker Series: Dr. Holly Pinheiro

The Department of History Black History Speaker Series will feature Dr. Holly Pinheiro on Tuesday, February 1 at 11 AM on Zoom. Dr. Pinheiro will discuss "The Families' Civil War." 

2021 Highlights
January 7, 2022
2021 Highlights

In 2021, we organized and co-sponsored 106 public programs. We are thankful for all of the partners and collaborators who made 2021 a memorable year. 

Our Local Legacies: An Evening in African American History
December 2, 2021
Our Local Legacies: An Evening in African American History

Friends of Baptist Hill Cemetery will present "Our Local Legacies: An Evening in African American History" on Wednesday, December 8 at 6 PM at the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities at Pebble Hill (101 S. Debardeleben Street). 

Book Talk: Auburn: A History in Street Names
November 16, 2021
Book Talk: Auburn: A History in Street Names

The public is invited to a book talk by Sam Hendrix, author of Auburn: A History in Street Names, on Thursday, December 2 at 4 PM at Pebble Hill.

Last Updated: July 31, 2015