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American History Book Club & Forum

Founded in 2008 for members of the Upcountry History Museum, the American History Book Club & Forum provides opportunities for the intellectually curious to explore their passion for American History through the written and spoken presentations of great writers and historians. The Club is dedicated to creating interest in our nation’s cultural, economic and political history, to inspiring appreciation for enlightened traditions of the American experience and to advancing the United States’ distinctive leadership role in the world community.

The only requirement is to be a Museum Member. Please ask to be added to the AHBC mailing list when purchasing your Museum membership.  Email info@upcountryhistory.org for more information.

Renew your UHM membership to remain on the AHBC mailing list. Call 864-467-3100 to check on your membership status or renew online.

2022-2023 AHBC Schedule 


Thursday, October 20, 2022, 6 pm
AHBC and Furman University Present
Speaker: Erik Larson
Topic: The Art of Being Fearless: What Churchill Can Teach Us About Courage,
Leadership and Hope In A Time of Crisis
Location: The Poinsett Club
807 East Washington Street | Greenville, South Carolina
For more information and to RSVP valerie.kelley@furman.edu


Monday, December 12, 2022
Speaker: Warren Bingham
Topic: George Washington’s 1791 Southern Tour

Monday, January 9, 2023
Speaker: Cassandra King Conroy
Topic: Tell Me a Story: My Life with Pat Conroy

Monday, February 13, 2023
Speaker: Alec Taylor
Topic: Lifeline of the Confederacy: Blockade Running During the Civil War

Monday, March 13, 2023
Speaker: Francie Heller
Topic: Legacy of Max and Trude Heller

 

AHBC Past Schedules