2019 Meeting Schedule

The following is the meeting schedule for 2019. Please mark your calendar:

February 5 – THE HISTORY OF MILITARY BANDS AND THEIR INFLUENCE

Location: Ponce de Leon Music, 1060 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming, GA 30040
Time: 7:00 pm
Presenter: Steve Mashburn
About: Presentation of early band instruments, Civil War bands, Sousa and the Marine Band, Town Bands, the development of school band programs, the growth of community and senior citizen bands, and a display of antique band instruments.

March 5 – GEORGE KELLOGG, THE MASHBURN FAMILY AND EBENEEZER METHODIST CHURCH

Location: Ponce de Leon Music, 1060 Dahlonega Hwy, Cumming, GA 30040
Time: 7:00 pm
Presenter: Steve Mashburn
About: Presentation of Georgia Kellogg, pioneer Indian trader of Forsyth County and Superintendent of the Gold Mint in Dahlonega. He donated the land for Ebeneezer Methodist Church where Rev. John Harvey Mashburn and his family were charter members.  Rev. Mashburn donated the land for the cemetery.

April 2 – JIMMY GOODSON PHARMACEUTICAL ARTIFACTS

Location: 4015 Fast Lane, Cumming, GA 30040
Time: 7:00 pm
Presenter: Jimmy Goodson
About: Collection of antique pharmaceutical artifacts.

May 7 –  Clark Place Names ( Meeting at Headquarters)

June 4 – Yvonne Mashburn Schmidt  – Poison Leaves (Meeting at Headquarters)

Aug. 6 –  Chris Worick – Soiled Doves of Dahlongea-Lumpkin County

Sept. 3, – Annual Picnic – Fowler House

Oct. 1 – TBA

Nov. 5 – Bill Cagle – History of Georgia Marble ( Meeting at Headquarters)

Dec 3 – Christmas Dinner – Foster House