June 12, 2017 –
Dates & Time: 6/12 - 6/26 (See Description for more details)
Location: Classes Foothills Higher Education Center
Tours: Location Battlefields of Gettysburg & Sharpsburg
Room: HEC 211
Class Section Number: 50785
Participants will learn about the civil war in the classroom and through field trips to several battlefields. Attendees will receive 12 classroom hours of expert instruction concerning the battle sites and campaigns that will be visited in the respective tours. Class sessions will include complete chronological tours of each site visited that will be led by a skilled and knowledgeable guide. Total tour time in each course is 38 hours and all aspects of each battle will be covered including walks and exploration of the sites. Questions are welcome in this small-tour format. Because twilight is an ideal time for the field visits, tours will include evening stops when conditions permit. Ghost stops may also occur! The Civil War tours provide a terrific opportunity to enjoy the class experience with others who are passionate about history.
“Battlefields of Gettysburg & Sharpsburg – Tour 1” is offered June 12 through June 26 with tour dates of June 21 through June 25 when Gettysburg/Sharpsburg and the surrounding area will be visited. Class sessions are June 12, 15, 19, 20, and 26 in room 211 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Foothills Higher Education Center (FHEC), 2128 South Sterling Street. Attendance is mandatory for the first class session on Tuesday, June 12. Cost for the course is $161.20 and includes course, gas and insurance. Class size is limited to 7 to 9 passengers. Registration deadline is Tuesday, June 11 for this course section # 50785.
Instructor: Randal Garrison