We hope that you will be able to join us at the National Infantry Museum and Soldier Center to enjoy one of our many events happening in 2014. From living history events to exclusive film premieres at the IMAX Theatre, we’re sure to have something fun for everyone in the family!
Concerts at the Museum | September 27, 28 & October 26, 2014
Saturday, September 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy patriotic music during a concert in honor of our Soldiers in the museum’s Grand Hall. The Military Salute will feature Conductor Paul Hostetter and the Columbus State University Philharmonic Orchestra. The concert is open to the public and free of charge.
Sunday, September 28 at 5:00 p.m.
This special concert is designed specifically for children and families. The Master of Ceremonies of the concert will be Pianosaurus who will be sure to entertain! Performers from the Schwob School of Music will include singers, guitarists, pianists, jazz ensemble and percussion. Families will hear familiar tunes and enjoy this exciting musical experience in a one-of-a-kind location inside the museum’s Grand Hall.
Sunday, October 26 at 6:00 p.m.
Hear award-winning students of Professor Alexander Kobrin, L. Rexford Whiddon Distinguished Chair in Piano perform during a recital at the museum. The piano recital is open to the public and free of charge.
All concerts are cosponsored by the National Infantry Museum and Columbus State University Schwob School of Music Jack and JoRhee Pezold Division of Keyboard Studies
Leadership Lecture Series | October 9, 2014
Mark your calendar for the next presentation of the National Infantry Museum Foundation Leadership Lecture in partnership with the Hughston Clinic and Foundation on Thursday, October 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Guest speaker, Dr. Carl Savory is a former Ranger and noted Army surgeon who returned to service as the lead Delta Force surgeon on the mission to rescue hostages in Iran in 1980.
The National Infantry Museum Foundation Leadership Lecture Series features contemporary speakers focusing on the subjects of leadership, courage, duty and honor. The lecture is open to the public and is free of charge.
Yorktown 1781 Living History Event | October 11, 2014
The museum’s next living history event will take place on Saturday, October 11th. Commemorating the Battle of Yorktown in 1781, living historians from Coweta Falls Sons of American Revolution and 1st Hamilton Legion Revolutionary War will show what life was like for Soldiers more than 230 years ago.
Explore the encampment on the museum’s front lawn, including an officer’s tent, medical tent and mess tent. A variety of Revolutionary War weapons will be on display. Special demonstrations, including black powder firings will also occur throughout the day. Guests will even get the chance to be a part of the living history event and conduct musket drills with the Soldiers. Join us from 10am-4pm for this exclusive living history event!