the living art of storytelling in Massachusetts
In November of 1861 poet and activist Julia Ward Howe penned the lyrics to “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” while visiting Union Troops in Washington , D.C. Join us in Story Chapel to celebrate the 150th anniversary of this important Civil War song and other music from the era that captured the spirit of a country in the tangles of war. Libby Frank will portray Julia Ward Howe and the Proper Ladies (Deborah Goss and Anabel Graetz) will perform a capella songs from the era during this special program.
Refreshments will be provided.
Fee:$10 members; $15 non-members.