Lecture Events

GET TICKETS: The Havre de Grace Arts Collective presents: Robert Burns, Legend and Legacy
Upcoming
January 25, 2020
Opera House
Calling all Scot-o-philes! Curious about Robert Burns, Scotland’s beloved national poet? Robert F. Lackey explores Robert Burns the man, the poet, and why he matters so much, even today, to Scots and people worldwide. A fun and wide-ranging talk.
GET TICKETS:  The Havre de Grace Colored School Foundation presents:The Langston Hughes Youth Oratorical Contest
Upcoming
February 1, 2020
Opera House
The contest provides a wonderful forum for students to develop their speaking, writing and oratory skills while developing poise and confidence in an important life skill of public speaking.
GET TICKETS: The Lockhouse Museum’s Shank Lecture Series presents: Plantations, Slavery & Freedom on Maryland’s Eastern Shore
Upcoming
February 12, 2020
Opera House
Jacqueline Simmons Hedberg, author of Slaves, Plantations and Freedom on Maryland's Eastern Shore, tells the story of 6 African Americans, both free and enslaved, that were vital to the economy of the Eastern Shore of Maryland and their stories of courage, cruelty, and hope. Refreshments and book signing to follow.
GET TICKETS: “Weekend Celebrating Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad” – Story Time for Children with Christopher Providence
Upcoming
February 15, 2020
Opera House
Retired educator and Havre de Grace resident Christopher Providence will read from a selection of beautifully-illustrated children's books, sharing engaging, stirring, moving, and inspiring stories of Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad. Appropriate for elementary and middle school students
GET TICKETS:  “Isaac Worthington, Runaway Slave,” Debbra Mason Concert, Antebellum Supper
Upcoming
February 16, 2020
Opera House
Harriet Tubman Weekend Events – St. John's Episcopal Church
GET TICKETS: The Havre de Grace Arts Collective presents: “All Aboard for Philadelphia”
Upcoming
February 17, 2020
Opera House
Join Harford County Historical Society Director, Maryanna Skowronski, for her talk on early horse racing in Maryland featuring vintage home movies that include 'The Graw' and historic scenes of old Havre de Grace
GET TICKETS: The Lockhouse Museum’s Shank Lecture Series presents: Preserving Vintage Maryland Recipes
Upcoming
March 4, 2020
Opera House
Historic food blogger, Kara Mae Harris, featured in the Baltimore Sun and online magazine, Atlas Obscura, presents her journey collecting and preserving old Maryland recipes