2017 Programs at the Stone Academy

May 7, 2017, 2:00 pm  Muskingum County's "Nearly Famous": Sister Monica Maginnis     Join us for the the first of a series of programs about men and women from Zanesville and Muskingum County who aren't famous but should be. 

June 15, 2017, 7:00 pm  From the Kickapoos to the Sufferers to the Greys: Professional Baseball in Zanesville from 1887 to 1994   We are excited to partner with the Muskingum County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society to present this program about our national pastime. Peanuts, Popcorn, and Cracker Jack provided.

July 20, 2017, 7:00 pm World War I Posters; For the Hearts and Minds of Ordinary People   This is the first of our programs to be presented in 2017 and 2018 in remembrance of the 100th anniversary of WWI. This lecture will feature posters and other works of art and propaganda. Featured artists include Howard Chandler Christy. 

Summer of 2017, TBA  Historical Reenactment: President Monroe's Tour of the Northern States, 1817  Re-live President Monroe's visit to Zanesville and Putnam with living historian Dennis Bigelow. Will post the details as soon as they are finalized.

In the Fall, TBA  Muskingum County's "Nearly Famous" series continues with the stories of Eva Prout Geiger and Cornelius Springer.