Lunchbox Learning

Spend your lunchtime with us learning about interesting and sometimes unexpected aspects of history. Presentations are held in our 65 seat theater and feature both high quality sound and cinematic video experiences.

 Programs run from 12 Noon – 1:00 PM
Free to members –Regular admission for other guests

Chick-fil-A Boxed Lunch $7.00 + admission 
Chick-fil-A Salad (Vegetarian) $6.00 + admission
 Meals must be reserved by 5:00 on the day prior to the event

For reservations call the museum at 864-467-3100 or  info@upcountryhistory.org.

August 16 ~ 100 Years of the Red Cross in Greenville

Presenter: Lisa Colby, Executive Director, American Red Cross – Palmetto SC Region

In 1917 Greenville opened a new branch of the American Red Cross. The staff and volunteers faced an immediate crisis, the First World War. Learn how the local Red Cross Chapter began with wartime service, carried on through in influenza epidemic, and has continued to meet the changing needs of our community, at home and abroad, for 100 years.

Upcoming Lunchbox Learning Programs Include:

  • September 6 – Greenville in World War I (presented by Dr. Courtney Tollison)
  • October – Lunchbox Learning will be on break during the month of October due to the High Noon Series
  • November 8 – Civil War Letters of Alexander McNeill, 2nd South Carolina (presented by Mr. Mac Wyckoff)
  • TENTATIVE: December 13 – Last Letters from Attu (presented by Mrs. Mary Breu)

Chick-fil-A at Cherrydale Point is the sponsor
of our Lunchtime Program Series