The Brigade Lecture Series

The Pierce Manse * 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane * Concord, New Hampshire * 03301 * (603) 225-4555




Programs typically occur on the 4th Thursday of each month at 7:00pm, March through October at the Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Land, Concord, NH. 

Programs are free and open to the public. Seating is limited.
            
2019 PROGRAM SCHEDULE
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November 26 SPECIAL EVENT

Official Remembrance of Franklin Pierce’s 215th Birthday

NH National Guard Wreath Laying Ceremony at the  Old North Cemetery (10am)

Reception at the Manse to follow.


A graveside wreath laying will commemorate President Franklin Pierce’s 215th birthday on Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 10:00 am in Old North Cemetery in Concord, New Hampshire. The wreath is sent annually from the White House and commemorates the president’s date of birth and contributions serving in the country’s highest office. Members of the New Hampshire Army National Guard and the Pierce Brigade will lay the wreath, present the colors and a salute. Second grade students from the Christa McAuliffe School will also participate in the ceremony.


Following the wreath-laying, the Pierce Brigade invites the general public to the Pierce Manse at Horseshoe Pond Lane for light refreshments.


December 14 SPECIAL EVENT

Wreaths Across America Ceremony honoring all veterans in the Old North Cemetery

This ceremony coincides with others across the USA remembering the service of all veterans with a Christmas wreath previously placed at each grave. (10am)

 
All programs, except as noted, will be held at the Franklin Pierce Manse, 14 Horseshoe Pond Lane.