Thanksgiving Day – No Meeting

Thanksgiving Day – No Meeting

There will be no meeting next week. Modern Thanksgiving was proclaimed for all states in 1863 by Abraham Lincoln. Influenced by Sarah Josepha Hale, who wrote letters to politicians for approximately 40 years advocating an official holiday, Lincoln set national...
Charles Duff- Jubilee Baltimore

Charles Duff- Jubilee Baltimore

Charles Duff is a planner, teacher, developer, and historian.  Since 1987, as President of Jubilee Baltimore, he has led the revival of several dozen Baltimore neighborhoods and built or rebuilt more than 300 buildings. Known as an expert in historic architecture and...
Veterans Day – No Meeting

Veterans Day – No Meeting

There will be no meeting next week. Veterans Day was officially set aside as a legal holiday in 1938 as Armistice Day. This was originally done as a remembrance of those who served in WWI, and was to take place every November 11th, to commemorate the cessation of...