Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
2:00 pm
Funk Heritage Center: Editor Dan Roper
Funk Heritage Center, Waleska GA
Funk Heritage Center - February 2017 Programs Funk Heritage Center 7300 Reinhardt Circle Waleska, GA 30183 The Funk Heritage Center is participating in the Georgia History Festival by offering three excellent programs in February. The public is invited to all of these programs. Admission is $10 or $5 for Funk Heritage Center members and Reinhardt...

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017
Dr. Groce to speak at Palmer & Cay
This is a private event.

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017
Professional Development Workshop: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom
Okefenokee RESA, Waycross GA
Opening America’s Archives: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom March 1, 2017 Okefenokee RESA 1450 N. Augusta Avenue Waycross, GA 31503 Presented by the Georgia Historical Society, this one-day course will explore the value of using primary sources across disciplines and will introduce participants to the library and archival collections of the Georgia Historical Society,...

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017
Professional Development Workshop: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom
Middle Georgia RESA, Warner Robins GA
Opening America’s Archives: Using Primary Sources in the Classroom March 8, 2017 Middle Georgia RESA Central Georgia Technical College 80 Cohen Walker Drive Warner Robins, Ga 31088 Presented by the Georgia Historical Society, this one-day course will explore the value of using primary sources across disciplines and will introduce participants to the library and archival...

Friday, Mar 17, 2017
GHS Closed
Jepson House Education Center, Savannah GA
The GHS administrative offices will be closed on March 17, 2017.

Friday, Mar 24, 2017
11:00 am
Historical Marker Dedication: World War II Rescue Boat Station
Thunderbolt Marine Inc., Thunderbolt GA
Please join us for a historical marker dedication for: World War II Rescue Boat Station Friday, March 24, 2017 11:00 a.m. Thunderbolt Marine Inc. 3124 River Drive Thunderbolt, GA  31404 The marker reads: World War II Rescue Boat Station The Thunderbolt Yacht Basin opened here in 1939 to service marine vessels.  It was built on...

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017
11:00 am
Historical Marker Dedication: Chick-fil-A
The Dwarf House, Hapeville GA
The Dwarf House 461 N Central Ave Hapeville, GA 30354

Tuesday, Apr 11, 2017
5:30 pm
Civil War Round Table of Atlanta
Dr. Todd Groce will be the featured speaker for the Civil War Round Table of Atlanta's meeting on April 11, 2017. The topic of Dr. Groce's talk will be "What Really Happened at Ebenezer Creek?" This is a private event.

Thursday, May 11, 2017
GHS Annual Meeting of the Board of Curators


Sunday, Jun 11, 2017 - Friday, Jun 23, 2017
NEH Summer Institute
Recognizing an Imperfect Past: History, Memory, and the American Public This NEH Summer Institute, Recognizing an Imperfect Past: History, Memory and the American People,  will engage scholars—college and university professors, adjunct and non-tenure-track faculty—in an exploration of how we as a country recognize, remember, and memorialize controversial people and events in the American past as viewed...

Saturday, Feb 17, 2018
2018 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 16, 2019
2019 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 15, 2020
2020 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala


Saturday, Feb 13, 2021
2021 Georgia History Festival Trustees Gala