Come in costume and join the fun on the King House porch!
Date: Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Dusk - 7:30 p.m.
Suffield Senior Center
Alan Crane will explore the story of the 102nd regiment from its birth at the Yale Bowl to its baptism at Seicheprey, triumph at St. Mihel, and its ultimate return to the Nutmeg State. This is a Kent Memorial Library program which will be held at the Suffield Senior Center. Alan Crane is a WWI historian and researcher with a special interest in the contributions of Connecticut's men and women to the war effort. He is the President of the 26th Yankee Division WWI Living History Group, a historical re-enactment group dedicated to bringing to life the experiences of the foot soldier in the First World War. Mr. Crane is an avid collector of WWI artifacts and has a BA in History from Eastern Connecticut State University. This event is free and open to the public. Please register at the Kent Memorial Library website or call 860-668-3896.
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017 2:00 p.m.