Catt. Co. Museum To Host Civil War Series

MACHIAS – The Cattaraugus County Museum, 9824 Route 16, Machias, will host programs for those interested in the Civil War beginning with a booksigning and discussion of his new book “Allegany to Appomattox” on May 18.

Programs, which will continue each second and fourth Wednesday evening, June through August include:

June 12: Bent Brass Band – a musical performance of “Civil War Era Music”;

June 26: Jackie Cornwall – “Women During the Civil War”;

July 10: Tom Schobert – “The Story of Robert E. Lee”;

July 24: Craig Braack – “Gettysburg, The High Water Mark of the Confederacy”;

Aug. 14: Jim Kimball – a musical performance of “Civil War Music”;

Aug. 28: Union Volunteer Fire and Drum Company – a musical performance of “Field Music of the Civil War.”

For more information, call 353-8200, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.