A Revolutionary Lecture Series

Join us on the second Monday of each month (September through May) from 6 - 8 p.m. for A Revolutionary Lecture Series presented by the Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund. See below for a letter from the President of the Fund explaining these educational and entertaining evenings.

Each lecture entitles you to the 18Th Century American Fare Buffet, all soft beverages and coffee, family style sweets during question and answer session and the lecture.

Seating is limited, so please call The General Warren Inne at 610.296.3637 to reserve for the upcoming lecture. Or click the BUY NOW button below to reserve your seat via PayPal online. Admission is $49 per person which NOW includes the lecture, buffet, family style sweets, all taxes, gratuities, soft beverages, coffee/tea. Alcoholic beverages are additional.

Monday, Sep. 10, 2018
Monday, September 10, 2018 Painting Soldiers, Spies and Patriots: John Singleton Copley Presented by Jaan Troltenier
September 10, 2018 Painting Soldiers, Spies and Patriots: John Singleton Copley Presented by Jaan Troltenier Join us on Monday, September 10th as we will explore the paintings of legendary painter John Singleton Copley. Learn the details of his life and in his paintings that made him one of the premier painters in the era.

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Monday, Oct. 8, 2018
Monday, October 8, 2018 Grand Forage 1778: The Battleground Around New York City Presented by Todd Braisted
Join us on Monday, October 8, 2018 Grand Forage 1778: The Battleground Around New York City Presented by Todd Braisted Learn about the Grand Forage on September 23, 1778. Six thousand British troops erupted into neighboring Bergen County, NJ, followed the next day by 3,000 others surging northward into Westchester County, NY. Washington now faced a strong British Army. What, in the face of all intelligence to the contrary, had changed with the British?

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Monday, Nov. 12, 2018
November 12, 2018 Western Maryland and Pennsylvania Troops in Defense of Baltimore in the War of 1812 Presented by Christopher George
November 12, 2018 Western Maryland and Pennsylvania Troops in Defense of Baltimore in the War of 1812 Presented by Christopher George Join us as we hear about the local boys from Western Maryland and Pennsylvania that join the call to help defended Baltimore against the elite British Army in the pivotal battle of the War of 1812.

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A letter from The Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund:

Join us in our 6th year of this popular series of lectures that benefit a great cause the — Paoli Battlefield Historical Park — a National Treasure in our own backyard! Funds and donations will help secure National Historic Landmark status, archeological surveys, recreating the 1777 view-scape, ceremonial and educational programs, reenactments and Park improvements. The Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund (PBPF) is a 501(c)3 non-profit and all donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

The General Warren Inne played an important role in the Battle of Paoli and has long supported efforts for public education and to preserve our local heritage. Based on requests from many attendees, we have simplified the pricing to $49 and it now includes the 18th Century American Fare Buffet the lecture, all soft beverages and coffee/tea, family style sweets during question & answer session, and tax and gratuity to eliminate any after lecture payments. Any alcoholic beverages ordered will be additional and payment requested at end of event.

Access to the room begins at 5:45 and food service commences at 6 PM sharp. The Lecture begins promptly at 6:40 pm. Q & A begins after the lecture is over. Seating is limited, so watch our website's calendar for on-line pre-registration and payment information as the lectures approach. All registration will be done through the General Warren Inne to avoid any overbooking.

Thank you for your interest and support. We are looking forward to seeing you at our lectures and enjoy specially recreated 18th Century fare by a Zagat top-rated restaurant. Your support will help preserve our heritage for future generations.

Bruce A. Knapp, President
Paoli Battlefield Preservation Fund

For more information on the Paoli Battlefield please visit www.pbpfinc.org