Upcoming Programs

at President Lincoln’s Cottage

Lincoln and the Dakota
A Weekend of Reflection and Remembrance
Join us on October 20th and 21st for a weekend of activities as we honor the 150th anniversary of the 1862 U.S. – Dakota War. Programs include a film screening followed by a guided conversation on Saturday evening and the Dakota Legacy of Survival Round Dance on Sunday afternoon on the South Lawn of the Cottage.

Film and conversation: sold out.

Round Dance: 10/21, 12:00 – 5:00 pm. Free.

Speaker John Borman will give a presentation, “Walk With Me,” during the Round Dance.

For more information, click here.

*This program is presented in partnership with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, with support from the Santee Sioux Tribe of Nebraska, the Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Tribe, the D.C. Native Community Round Dance Planning Committee, and the National Endowment for Humanities.

Cottage Conversations

Want to know more about Lincoln’s cabinet? Join us on Thursday October 25 for the premier lecture in the 2012-2013 Cottage Conversations series. Walter Stahr will speak about his new book, Seward: Lincoln’s Indispensable Man.

Reception: 6:00pm / $10

Lecture: 6:30pm / $10

Reservations: SMiraminy

President Lincoln’s Cottage
Randolph Street at Rock Creek Church Road, NW

Washington, District of Columbia 20011

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