January 18 – Box Lunch Talk: A Faithful Soldier Writes Home

Grace Lutheran Church 21 Carroll St #4829, Westminster, MD

Author Elizabeth Plume Fuss will share a compelling account of the daily life of a soldier during World War II, drawn from the many detailed letters her father wrote to his beloved wife.

February 15 – Box Lunch Talk: 19th Century African American Gravestone Carvers

Grace Lutheran Church 21 Carroll St #4829, Westminster, MD

Writer and avid student of history, Mimi Ashcraft is back by popular demand.  She has spent more than 20 years researching two 19th century African American gravestone carvers.  Learn about their lives as enslaved and free individuals, then discover examples of their amazing work in cemeteries scattered across central Maryland.