Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

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Lectures, Workshops, Exhibits, Historical Tours and More

The Historical Society of Baltimore County hosts presentations by both amateur and professional scholars, offers history and genealogy research workshops, and provides traveling tours related to the rich history and heritage of Baltimore County.

Negro Leagues Baseball – History and Highlights 

March 18, 2018 – 2 pm  @ Historical Society of Baltimore County

Just as we are looking forward to the start of the Major League Baseball season, Ray Banks of the Hubert V. Simmons Museum of Negro Leagues Baseball  will share with us the history and highlights of the Negro Baseball League, which had several local noteworthy players.

Part of our Sunday Speakers Series. Doors open at 1:15 pm. Admission: $5 / free to HSBC members. Please register at: https://historicalsocbaltoco.ticketspice.com/negro-leagues-baseball-history-and-highlights

Please note: ticket purchases are non-refundable.

Questions? Please contact us at info@hsobc.org or 410-666-1878.

Oblate Sisters of Providence 

April 29, 2018 – 2 pm  @ Historical Society of Baltimore County

The Oblate Sisters of Providence, established in Baltimore in 1829, were the first order of African American nuns. They have given over 180 years of community service, primarily as pioneers in Catholic education. The Order established an exceptional school for girls of color in the early 19th century, known today as St. Frances Academy. Willa Banks, a staff member at the Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum, will share her research on this pioneering order.

Part of our Sunday Speakers Series. Doors open at 1:15 pm. Admission: $5 / free to HSBC members. Please register at: https://historicalsocbaltoco.ticketspice.com/oblate-sisters-of-providence

Please note: ticket purchases are non-refundable.

Questions? Please contact us at info@hsobc.org or 410-666-1878.

Lost Towns   Baltimore County African “Lost Towns”

July 22, 2018    Presented by Carolyn Adams, widow of William Adams whose collection is housed here.

 

The Feminine Touch: Women in Baltimore History.

September 16, 2018   Presented by Wayne Schaumburg.

 

Monthly Genealogy Workshop – First Thursday of the month in the Almshouse Galloway room.  10 AM to 2 PM.  Location:  9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD 21030

-          March 2018 meeting has been canceled.

 

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