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101 Commerce Drive, Exton, PA   (see larger map)

What is a Civil War Round Table?

The Brandywine Valley Civil War Round Table is a diverse group of men and women who meet once a month to hear speakers and discuss topics related to the American Civil War. For more details see our Info & Contacts page. A membership application form and instructions are available on our Application page.

As of May 7, 2015, the Brandywine Valley Civil War Round Table has donated more than  $40,350  to various Civil War preservation efforts.

Next Meeting:

Sep 2, 2015:  Dave Walter - "Camp Elder"
7:00 PM,  West Whiteland Township Building, 101 Commerce Drive, Exton, PA   (see map)

Note(s) to Members:

 Union League Field Trip:   Saturday, September 12, 2015. More details to follow.
 Baltimore Field Trip:   Rescheduled for Saturday, May 14, 2016. More details to follow.
 BVCWRT Logo Merchandise:   Hats, shirts and other merchandise bearing our new BVCWRT logo are now available for ordering online from Tuttle Marketing Services. Here's a direct link to the BVCWRT product catalog: BVCWRT Logo Merchandise
2014 Harrisburg Field Trip Pictures:  Here's a link to John McGuckin's pictures from the 2014 Harrisburg Field Trip: Trip Pics.
BVCWRT Constitution:  A copy of the Round Table's current constitution is available here.
NY Times "Disunion" Series:  Click here

Schedule for  2015 - 2016: 

Sep 2, 2015:  Dave Walter - "Camp Elder: The Strange Story of Westtown's Civil War P.O.W. Camp"
Oct 7, 2015:  John Hoptak - "Going Home, Grand Review and Demobilization"
Nov 4, 2015:  Jaan Troltenier - "Homer Goes to War"
Dec 2, 2015:  Craig Garner - "Rebecca Wright and the Third Battle of Winchester"
Jan 6, 2016:  Roger Arthur - (Topic to be determined)
Feb 3, 2016:  Malcolm Johnstone - "Lincolnís First Biography"
Mar 2, 2016:  Charlie Zahm - "Music of the Civil War"
Apr 6, 2016:  George Wunderlich - "Ballistics" and he's bringing his banjo
May 4, 2016:  Wayne Motts - "Leadership in the Civil War"
May 10, 2016:  Annual Banquet - speaker and topic are to be determined

List of speakers for previous years.