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Civil War Ball at Veterans Memorial Hall March 10
The Battery G Civil War Ball will be from 7 to 10 p.m., Saturday, March 10, at Veterans Memorial Hall, 211 N. Main St., Rockford. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
The event will feature live music from The Century Air Minstrels, with basic dance instruction provided.
Civil War period attire is encouraged, but appropriate modern dress is welcomed.
Punch, water and cookies will be provided.
A $10 donation is requested for admission.
Contact Gayle at (608) 436-2147 or Petersontandg@charter.net for more details.
From the March 7-13, 2012, issue