Martin County Library System Press Releases

November 7, 2013

History lecture series continues November 8 at Peter & Julie Cummings Library

For immediate release: November 6, 2013
Contact: Susan Opasik, Martin County Library System, 772-463-2863

Civil War 150th Anniversary: Chickamauga and Chattanooga is the next illustrated lecture in Josh Liller’s history series. Presented on Friday, November 8 from 3:00 – 4:30 pm, the event will be held in the Donahue Room of the Peter & Julie Cummings Library, 2551 S.W. Matheson Road, Palm City.

The Georgia-Tennessee border was the site of two major battles in late 1863: Chickamauga in September and Chattanooga in November. Historian and recent FAU graduate Josh Liller will present a one-hour PowerPoint lecture about the battles and leaders, followed by a question and answer session.

Funded by the Friends of the Martin County Library System, the presentation event is free and open to the public.

For information about other Martin County Library System events, pick up a Library Connection at any Martin County library, call 772-221-1403, or visit the library website at




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