Meetings & Upcoming Events
Tuesday, May 4, 6 PM, John Brown's Tavern, 703 Brown's Ferry Road.
Postponed until July because of rain.
Monday, June 21, 6 PM, Downtown Library, fourth floor.
Gay Morgan Moore is the author of Chattanooga's St. Elmo and Chattanooga's Forest Hills Cemetery. She will present the founding and history of the St. Elmo area.
Saturday, August 7, 11:30 AM – 1 PM. Annual luncheon at the Mountain City Club.
November 10 , 2020, 6 P.M. 6th Cavalary Museum 6 Barnhardt Circle, Fort Oglethorpe, GA
Tour of the Museum. Executive Director, Chris McKeever lead a tour. $5.00 donation suggested. The Museum is dedicated to the history of the Fighting Sixth Cavalry and has memorabilia and relics from World War II, the Women's Army Corps, a prisoner of war camp and the Black non-commisioned officers; all these groups were stationed at Fort Oglethorpe. A few of the people stationed at Fort Oglethorpe included Presidents Teddy Roosevelt, Dwight Eisenhower as well as General George Patton, Bing Crosby and Lana Turner.
Monday, October 12, 2020 Bragg Reservation, 6 P.M.
Bragg Reservation on South Crest Road. Bring a lawn chair. Jim Ogden, Historian of the Chickmauga and Chattanooga National Military Park, will be speaking of "The President visits the Army: Jeff Davis at Chattanooga, October, 1863"
September, 2020, Medal of Honor Museum Tour
Tour of the Museum at it's new site
Saturday, August 1, 2020, 11:30 AM at the Mountain City Club
The speaker will be Marsha Mullin, Vice-President of Collections and Research, Chief Curator from The Hermitage and will be discussing President and Mrs. Andrew Jckson as know throught their letters and other collections.
Monday, May 11, 2020
Cancelled because of the pandemic..
Mar. 9, 2020
Marshall Bandy will present WFLI, the golden oldies can still be heard.Feb. 10, 2020
Naurice Nicely will discuss his latest book, Hoffa In Tennessee: The Chattanooga Trial That Brought Down an IconJan 6, 2020
County Commissioner Greg Martin on Religion in Politics, 1st Amendment, Our Founding FathersNov. 11, 2019
CAHA willl join with National Park Partners at the IMAX Theater at 7PM. Dr. Tim Smith from UT Martin will present the program "Chickamauga Battlefield and the Civil War Reconciliation Movement."Nov. 4, 2019
Peter Stark, author of Young Washington, How Wilderness and War Forged America's Founding FatherOct. 7, 2019
The trail of Tears presented by Dr. John McBride, Professor of History at Baylor School and Adjunct Professor of History and Political Science at the University of Tenenessee at Chattanooga
Sept. 9, 2019
Engle Stadium presented by Janna JahnJune, July & August no meetings
May 6, 2019
Field trip to the newly redecorated Read House Hotel. It will include the history of the Read House and a tour. The management of the Read House requests that anyone with special memories of the Read House including Wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, birthdays, prom nights, etc. contact Tyler Logue at 478-972-6611 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 6, 2019
Annual Luncheon at the Mountain City Club.
Mar 4, 2019
Kris Erskine, Professor at UTC, will discuss his research on bakeries in the Southeast - Baking Cookies in Chattanooga
February 4, 2019
Rita Waller, the first African-American female to graduate and be commissioned by UTC'c ROTC program will describe her service in the United States Marines and the United States Army.
January 14, 2019, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Commissioner Greg Martin will discuss the 18th Amendment to the US Constitution which prohibited the sale of alcohol; it passed on January 16, 1919.
November 12, 2018, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Retired Army General Raines discussed "Vietnam Revisited" and the Medal of Honor Heritage Center.
October 15, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum and history of railroads in Chattanooga
September 24, 6PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Dr. Michael Birdwell, Professor at Tennessee Tech, on Alvin York, his actions in WWI and his life afterwards.
September 10, 2018, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown LIbrary
Dr. Kody Cooper, UTC "" The Jeffersonian Constitution: Enduring Myths & Truths
May 7, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Author Dr. Nancy McEntee will present and sign her book, Haversacks, Hardtack & Unserviceable Mules, The Civil War Journey of a Union Quartermaster in Tennessee
Saturday, April 6, Annual Luncheon at the Mountain City Club
The History of the Jack Daniels Distillery
Monday, March 19, 6 P.M. Chattanooga Bessie Smith Hall. Free parking is available adjacent to the building.
A presentation on the 112th anniversary of the death of Ed Johnson on the Walnut Street Bridge
Monday, February 19, 6 P.M. Chattanooga Public Library
County Commissionner Greg Martin on Alexander Hamilton
Monday, January, 22, 2018, 6 P.M. Chattanooga Public Library
Dr. Duke Richey, History Professor at McCallie School. Ralph McGill: A Conscious Voice From Chattanooga to the Segregated South.Monday, December 4, 6 P.M. Chattanooga Public Library
Monday, November 13, 6 P.M. Chattanooga Public Library
October 7, A special Saturday evening event
September 18, Maury Nicely
August 28, 6 PM Chattanooga Downtown Library
Saturday, June 10, 11:00 AM, Audobon Acres
Wednesday, April 26, 6:00 PM
Minnie d'Erlanger Churchill tells the story of the d'Erlangers and the Churchills. She is the great granddaugher of the Baroness Erlanger and was married to the grandson of the late Sir Winston Churchill.
Saturday, April 1, 2017 11:30 A.M. Annual Luncheon, Mountain City Club
Dr. Michael Birdwell, Tennessee and World War 1
Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, 6 P.M. Public Library
Chattanooga Vintage Dancers
Monday, Jan. 23, 2017, Public Library
Kelley Cureton, Chattanooga Whiskey Company
Monday, Nov. 21, 2016, 6 P.M. Public Library
Monday, October 17, 2016, 6 P.M. Public LIbrary
Georgiana Kotarski, Chattanooga Ghost Stories
Saturday, May 7, 2016, 10:30 A.M., Baylor School
Monday, April 18, 2016, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Saturday, March 19, 2016, Noon,
Monday, Februrary 1, 2016, 6:00 pm, Public Library, Jerry Summers, author of
Rush to Justice? Tennessee's Forgotten Trial of the Century 1958 - Schoolfield
Monday, November 9, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library,
Monday, October 12, 2015, 5:45 pm,
Monday, October 5, 2015, 8:00 pm,
Monday, September 14, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Tuesday, August 14, 2015, 4:30-6:30 pm, B'Nai Zion Synagogue (parking in rear)
Monday, June 1, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, April 6, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Saturday, March 14, 2015, 11:30 am, Chattanooga Choo Choo Roosevelt Room.
Monday, February 9, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, January 12, 2015, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Thurs-Sat., November 6-8, 2014, UTC
Monday, October 27, 2014, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, September 29, 2014, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, August 25, 2014, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, August 4, 2014, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, May 5, 2014, 6:00 pm, Public Library
Monday, April, April 7, 2014 6:00 pm. Public Library
Monday, March 3, 2014 6:00 pm, Public Library
Saturday, February 1, 2014 - 11:30 am, Choo Choo Imperial Ballroom