And that evening at 7:00 PM:
PEOPLE'S UNIVERSITY American History 2, The Civil War & Statehood: Tuesday, June 4 at 7 PM--"The Civil War, Pt. 2, 1863-1865," will be taught by the noted Civil War expert Kristopher White of Pittsburgh. White is a former staff military historian at Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania National Military Park. He is the co-author of Chancellorsville's Forgotten Second Front: The Second Battle of Fredericksburg, Salem Church, A Season of Slaughter: the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House and Simply Murder: The Battle of Fredericksburg, December 13, 1862. White's class will cover events from 1863-1865, including the key military strategies and tactics that developed during the last half of the war; the military drafts, the wartime monetary inflation; civilian responses to the war; and turning points during 1863, 1864 and 1865. People's University programs are free and open to the public. Please call the library at 304-232-0244 (to RSVP) or visit facebook.com/lunchwithbooks for more information.