Educational Programs at Fort Concho
Civil War 150th Anniversary Lecture Series
Fort Concho Stables Hall
March 27, 2014
"Base Ball During and After the Civil War"
April 22, 2014
"Medicine of the Civil War"
Robert Hicks: Measey Chair for the History of Medicine and director of the Mutter Museum and Historical Medical Library at the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
October 21, 2014
"The United States Cavalry and Its Horses in the Post-Civil War
Dr. Emmett Essin, professor emeritus at East Tennessee State University
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Ladies Living History Workshop - March 7 - 9, 2014
Fort Concho will be hosting a Living History Training Workshop -
School of the Victorian Lady. The School will cover topics on
Victorian leisure, clothing, crafts, and interpretation. A
registration fee of $25.00 is required to attend and you must sign up prior
to the program.
For more information:
Fun at the Fort -
Kids' Summer Programs
June & July
Bring your kids to Fort Concho this summer to experience the 19th Century. Tickets must be purchased in advance and space is limited for each program. For more information please contact Carol Cummings at (325) 657-4441.
American Plains Artists Show - July 1 - August 3, 2014
Up to ninety paintings and a dozen sculptures featuring
many western themes will be on display at the American Plains Artist Show at Fort
Concho. The works on display will be for sale,
with proceeds benefiting both the American Plains Artists (APA) and
Concho. This APA show will
have dozens of award-winning artists whose work has already been cited in
For more info:
Bob Bluthardt (325)
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Fort Concho Speakers Series 2014
April 2, 9, 16, 23, & 30
September 3, 10, 17, & 24
Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different
topics of our community heritage. The program is held in the Fort
Concho Commissary Building, located at Burgess Street near Henry O.
Flipper Street. Take Flipper Street from South Oakes Street, just a
half mile south of downtown San Angelo. Each day's session begins
shortly after noon. Free Admission
September 2014 Speakers Series Program Flyer
En Plein Air Art Show - October 31 - November 2, 2014
The San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts is excited to host 30 nationally and internationally recognized Plein Air artists, plus
3 talented local artists, all who will paint, exhibit and sell their works in the San Angelo area. EnPleinAirTEXAS is an inaugural event for
San Angelo, Texas, bringing the 'abstract' dream of a national juried plein air competition to 'realism'. The event is hosted by the vibrant
San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, awarded numerous prestigious national honors; along with a colorful palette of talented and energetic volunteers and local artists.
Fort Concho will be the site of some of the programs October 31 - November 2.
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Angelo Museum of Fine Art Event Schedule
Vintage Base Ball
March - December
The Fort Concho Vintage Base Ball Clubs will have public
practices and matches from March through December. The programs
will take place at Fort Concho National Historic Landmark on the west
side of the parade ground near South Oakes Street. All ladies and
gentlemen interested in playing or watching Vintage Base Ball are
invited to attend. For more information on times and programs
please contact Cory Robinson at (325) 657-4444.
Fort Concho Cavalry Practice
The Fort Concho Cavalry will have public practices and programs
during the year on site. The programs will take place at Fort
Concho National Historic Landmark on the Parade Ground. Visitors
are invited to attend. For more information please contact the
fort at (325) 657-4444.