Some of the programs the society offers are: Monthly lecture series with guest speakers • Museum tours • Walking tours of historic New Castle • Lawrence County Trivia Competition • Sports Hall of Fame • Fireworks exhibits • Ice cream social • Membership & Friends Dinner • Haunted History Walking Tour • Mistletoe Magic • Open House with Santa
May 5 – Sports Hall of Fame Banquet – details here
May 9 – Lawrence Co. Trivia Competition – details here
May 14 – Lawrence Co. Orthodox Monastery of the Transfiguration – details here
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The Beginning of the End: D-Day & onward
November 12, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pmFREE - Open to the Public
Our Veterans’ Day program reflects on World War II from D-Day on June 6, 1944 through the end of WWII.
- Displays from our digital files & website
- Oral Histories
- Artifacts from our archives and the collection of Chuck King
- Short video of one local family’s remarkable journey to the place of their recovered MIA relative
- This program is presented by Lawrence County Historical Society military historian Chuck King