Thursday, April 9, 2015, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
In Multipurpose Room C
On the 150th anniversary of the Surrender at Appomattox, relive the experiences of those women left behind to carry on during the Civil War. Their trials and tribulations, pleasures and companionship. At a time when rumors flew, and accurate news was scarce, how did they manage?
About the presenter: A native of Athens, whose roots in Georgia run back to the Revolution, Mary Bondurant Warren's interest in local history and journalism are spread over half a century and more. As the author of "Athens Lives and Legends" newspaper column, and "Family Puzzlers" the nation's only weekly genealogical magazine, she meets people with genealogical problems all over the country.
Sunday, April 5, 2015
The Athens-Clarke County Library will be closed on Sunday, April 5th. Regular hours resume on Monday, April 6th.