USAHEC Events and Programs

 

The USAHEC's events and programs include lecture series, workshops, historical demonstrations, and several special living history events. All USAHEC sponsored events are free and open to the public. For further questions about any upcoming events, please call: (717) 245-3972.

 
 
Wed, July 18, 2018
Perspectives in Military History Roundtable with Mr Frank Lavin
 
 
 
 
Thu, August 2, 2018
Brooks E. Kleber Memorial Reading in Military History with Dr. Douglas Mastriano
 
 
 
 
Sat, August 11, 2018
Perspectives in Military History Roundtable with Dr. David L. Preston
 
 
 
 
Fri, August 24, 2018
Join the U.S. Army Heritage and Education Center in Celebrating Women's Equality Day with a special presentation by Linda McKenney as she portrays Susan B. Anthony Friday, August 24, 2018 1:00PM - 2:00PM
 
 
 
 
Wed, September 19, 2018
Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series with TBD
 
 
 
 
Wed, October 17, 2018
Perspectives in Military History Lecture Series, General of the Army Omar Nelson Bradley Memorial Lecture with Sir Max Hastings
 
 
 
 
Wed, November 28, 2018
Brooks E. Kleber Memorial Reading in Military History with Dr. Mark Bowdeno
 
 
 
 
Sat, December 8, 2018
Perspectives in Military History Roundtable with Dr. Edward Lengel

Lectures

The USAHEC sponsors a monthly and a quarterly military history lecture series, as well as other smaller, individual lectures. Many of these are recorded, and are available on the USAHEC YouTube page.

Perspectives in Military History
The Perspectives in Military History monthly lecture series concentrates on providing a historical dimension to the exercise of generalship, strategic leadership, and the war fighting institutions of Landpower. Featured speakers include Army leaders, veterans, and military historians from around the world.

Brooks E. Kleber Memorial Readings in Military History
The Brooks E. Kleber Memorial Readings in Military History quarterly lecture series honors the memory of Dr. Brooks E. Kleber, former U.S. Army Assistant Chief of Military History. The series features authors lecturing on their recent works covering notable military history topics.

The doors for all lectures open at 6:30 PM, and the lecture begins at 7:15 PM.

Living History

The USAHEC hosts an annual timeline living history event, Army Heritage Days, which examines nearly every era of U.S. Army history. In addition to Army Heritage Days, the USAHEC also hosts many smaller, specialized events, including workshops, demonstrations, reenactments, and Veteran "meet and greets," both outside on the mile-long Army Heritage Trail and inside the Visitor and Education Center.