Events

Sunday, August 4: "Auburn Man: The Life and Times of George Petrie," with Mark Wilson. Luverne Public Library, 2 p.m. Sponsored by the Crenshaw County Historical Society.

Friday-Saturday, August 9-10: Alabama Family and Local History Workshop. Alabama Department of Archives and History. For more information, visit aub.ie/historyworkshop.

Wednesday, August 14: Draughon Seminars in State and Local History: “They Too Call Alabama Home: African Americans and the Bicentennial” with Dr. Richard Bailey. Camden, 4 p.m.

Thursday, August 22: Draughon Seminars in State and Local History: “They Too Call Alabama Home: African Americans and the Bicentennial” with Dr. Richard Bailey. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Saturday, August 24: Horseshoe Bend National Military Park Symposium: “Early Alabama Historians.” Pebble Hill, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. No registration required.

Thursday, August 29: Third Thursday Poetry Series: Patti White. Pebble Hill, 6 p.m.

Wednesday, September 4: Talk by Margaret Renkl, author of Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss. Pebble Hill, 6 p.m.

Thursday, September 5: Draughon Seminars in State and Local History: “They Too Call Alabama Home: African Americans and the Bicentennial” with Dr. Richard Bailey. Northeast Alabama Community College, Rainsville, AL. 10 a.m.

Thursday, September 5: Book Talk by Kathryn Braund and Raven Christopher, authors of The Old Federal Road in Alabama: An Illustrated Guide. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Thursday, September 12: “The Role of Social and Service Organizations in African American History and Life” with Earnestine Green McNealey. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Wednesday, September 18: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: Alabama Folk Pottery with Joey Brackner. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.

Thursday, September 19: “Mapping Alabama” with David Robb. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Tuesday, September 24: Draughon Seminars in State and Local History: “They Too Call Alabama Home: African Americans and the Bicentennial” with Dr. Richard Bailey. G.W. Carver Interpretive Museum, Dothan. 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 25: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: The Story of Alabama in Fourteen Foods with Emily Blejwas. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.

Wednesday, October 2: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: Alabama Art History with Elliot Knight. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.

Wednesday, October 9: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: The Role of Convict Labor in Birmingham Industry with Ty Malugari. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.

Thursday, October 3: “Project Say Something” with Camille Bennett, Cristin Britten, and Brian Murphy. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Friday-Saturday, October 11-12: Alabama Historical Association Fall Pilgrimage. Wetumpka, AL.

Wednesday, October 16: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: Alabama Lands with Bill Deutsch. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.

Thursday, October 17: “History of Steinway” with Sally Phillips. Pebble Hill, 4 p.m.

Wednesday, October 23: Bicentennial Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series: Horace King: Slave and Bridge Builder with Keith Hebert. Pebble Hill, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sponsored by the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University.


 

Last Updated: August 23, 2019