Monthly Archive: November, 2013

150th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address

Today marks the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address. On November 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered brief remarks at the dedication of Soldiers’ National Cemetery in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Lincoln spoke for only… Continue reading

Art, Music, History, and Dessert

This weekend the Alton YWCA will honor two of Alton’s racial justice pioneers: The Alton Museum of History and Art and New Bethel Rocky Fork A.M.E. Church. The Art, Music, History, and Dessert… Continue reading