January – December 2021

 

Eisenhower Society Speaker’s Bureau:  PowerPoint programs on Eisenhower and the Eisenhower Society for service clubs, civic organizations, church groups and others in the area that request a program.

July 17, 2021

 

Annual Picnic: Join us for the Eisenhower Society picnic at Eisenhower National Historic Site. Eisenhower Home tours, flag lowering ceremony, putting contest, ranger programs, trivia contest, after dinner entertainment and picnic foods made from Eisenhower’s recipes. 4:30-8 p.m. Information and registration available in early June 2020. .

September 18-19, 2021

 

World War II Weekend: Over 600 living historians will encamp at the Eisenhower National Historic Site.  Demonstrations of military tactics, medicine, communications and more.  Tanks, trucks, and jeeps on display.  Learn about the home front.   Talks by World War II veterans and authors, book signings, and more.  Included in site admission.  Visit us at the Eisenhower Society display at the event. Saturday evening, a USO style dance with the Gettysburg Big Band will be held.   Dance: $10.00 a person (pay at door).  Children free.

World War II Weekend

World War II Weekend

World War II Weekend, Soldiers and Jeep

World War II Weekend

October 16, 2021

Eisenhower Birthday Commemoration: 12:00 noon. Annual Dwight D. Eisenhower Society commemoration and wreath laying at the Eisenhower Statue, 300 Carlisle Street, Gettysburg College. Free.  1:00 p.m. Buffet luncheon at the Dobbin House Restaurant, 89 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg. Luncheon speaker: To Be Announced

December 1-31, 2021

 

An Eisenhower Christmas: The Eisenhower Home is decorated for Christmas.  The is a great opportunity to invite your friends to learn about Eisenhower. See PHOTOS here from previous years.