Program on Battle of Gettysburg set

A two-hour class on the Civil War Battle of Gettysburg will be presented by Coon Rapids Senior Services in its lifelong learning series at the Coon Rapids Civic Center Monday, Sept. 23, 10 a.m.

Instructor Dan Hartman will talk about the events of the historic three-day battle, called the turning point of the Civil War, from both the northern and southern points of view.

The class will not only consider the events of each day, but explore the battle’s overall impact on the Civil War.

A photo presentation of the battlefield today will help participants visualize the Battle of Gettysburg and its outcome.

The cost is $3. Call 763-767-6473 to sign up for the class.

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