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2014 Calendar of Events

December 20, An Evening by Candlelight at the Museum

Join the staff of the Monterey Pass Battlefield Park and Museum as we commemorate this festive season. The museum will be decorated in Victorian Era fashion and candles will light the museum exhibits. Dressed interpreters will reflect on the stories of the Battle of Monterey Pass as well as other stories that relate to Washington Township during the season. Free admission, however, donations are welcomed. Program will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Monterey Pass Battlefield Programs: (2015)

Meeting Dates:

The FMPB, Inc. meets every third Thursday @ 6:30 pm at the Washington Township meeting room. All meetings are open to the public.

January 15, 2015

February 19, 2015

March 19, 2015

April 16, 2015

May 14, 2015

June 18, 2015

July 16, 2015

August 20, 2015

September 17, 2015

October 15, 2015

November 19, 2015

December, No Meeting Scheduled

  • April __, An American Hero, Re-dedication of the Joseph Brubaker Vietnam Memorial, Monterey Pass Battlefield Park

  • April __, Grand Opening of the Monterey Pass Battlefield Museum for tourism season

  • June 5, Tools of the Civil War Soldier (Friday Evening 6:00 – 6:45 p.m.)

  • June 20, The New York State National Guard in Washington Township, Campfire program (Saturday Evening 8:00 – 8:45 p.m.)

  • July 3-5, 152nd Commemoration of the Battle of Monterey Pass (See Schedule Below)

Friday, July 3, (6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.)

6:00 p.m., Tools of a Civil War Officer (Part of our Park Programs)

7:00 p.m., An Evening Along The Maria Furnace Road – Monterey Pass Battlefield Park

Saturday, July 4 (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)

9:00 a.m., Orientation Talk – Monterey Pass Battlefield Museum

11:00 a.m., A Walking Tour, Advancing the Line, Custer’s Wolverines – Hawley Memorial Church

2:00 p.m., Making More Noise than a "Pack of Wild Indians.” The 1st West Virginia Cavalry – Rolando Woods Lions Club Park

5:00 p.m., As if all the fiends from heaven that fell – The Weather During The Battle - Rolando Woods Lions Club Park

 

Sunday, July 5 (9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.)

9:00 a.m., Orientation Talk – Monterey Pass Battlefield Museum

11:00 a.m., A Walking Tour - Into the Midnight Fight, North Carolina Turns The Tide - Monterey Pass Battlefield Park

1:00 a.m., The Civilian Story – Rolando Woods Lions Club Park

  • July 25, The Confederate Retreat, Their Experiences, Campfire Program (Saturday Evening 8:00 – 8:45 p.m.)
  • August 7, Defending the Commonwealth, the New York State National Guard (Friday Evening 6:00 – 6:45 p.m.)
  • August 22, Stories of the Battlefield Campfire Program (Saturday Evening 8:00 – 8:45 p.m.)
  • September 4, Civilians and Packages From Home (Friday Evening 6:00 – 6:45 p.m.)
  • December __, An Evening at the Museum by Candlelight