Award-winning historian John V. Quarstein relates the story of the Siege of Suffolk in April 1863, when Lt. General James Longstreet was tasked with attempting to capture the Union garrison at Suffolk. That attempt failed, but another important objective was achieved during the siege that helped General Lee’s army. We hope to see you there!
Free to anyone 55 or older. There will be an educational presentation during lunch. Space is limited. Call (757) 214-6279 or RSVP below by November 15.
Part of the Senior Advocate Suffolk History Bites Series. Join us on the 3rd Thursday of each month, June through
November, to hear award-winning historian John V. Quarstein present fascinating stories about Virginia history