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July and August Monthly Programs A Real Treat!

posted Jul 9, 2017, 9:14 AM by James Lilly
We have some fantastic educational activities coming up at our monthly programs

- July 21st is our annual "Skyline View" night.   Join us at 7PM at the George Washington Masonic Memorial in Alexandria as we get exclusive access to the Observation deck.  Bring a camera and/or binoculars for fantastic views of the DC Metro Skyline.  Then stay for the 8PM PRogram by Doug Riddell, retired Amtrak engineer and gifted speaker. Doug will share photos and describe his experiences when he was the official Amtrak corporate photographer. 

- August 25 - NOTE THE CHANGE IN DATE - Kathleen Waters Sander will discuss her new book John W. Garrett and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (JHU Press, published April 14, 2017). This meeting will take place at 8 pm at the B&O Railroad Station, 8100 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD. Sander teaches history at the University of Maryland University College.