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History Conversations
Enjoy our History Conversations, a program featuring weekly virtual lectures from our talented corps of speakers covering a wide variety of local history topics. Each lecture is live-streamed via Zoom and then posted here for a week on the Monday following.

 
 
 
 
This week:
 
REWIND – Old Roads, New Histories

with Kacy Rohn

Available Monday, January 30 at 10 AM

Rewinds are pre-recorded and available for one week. No registration is required. Don’t miss these great talks!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Next Week
The Remembrance and Reconciliation Commission: What We’re Doing and Why it Matters
with Jason Greene and James Stowe
Tuesday, February 7 at 2 PM

 
The Montgomery County Council established
the Commission on Remembrance and Reconciliation to assist in uniting the County. It is made up of leaders from the community who collaborate with the Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), the Montgomery County Lynching Memorial Project, and other stakeholders from the community to commemorate the three locations in the County where racial terror lynchings have been documented. Learn how the Commission is working to acknowledge, alleviate, and dispel the harms caused by historical racism and discrimination.
 
Register here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Paths to the Present

Paths to the Present: Montgomery County Stories, a cable television show created by County Cable Montgomery and Montgomery History from 2000-2014, explores the often overlooked history found right in our own backyards. Produced by Emmy-winner Barbara Grunbaum and hosted by Gail Street, Paths to the Present covers a wide variety of topics highlighting this county’s past. You can watch all 86 of the episodes here.