The Historic Dodge House will hold a series of noon lectures about the Civil War in celebration of General Grenville Dodge’s 179th birthday.
“Lunch and Learn” lectures will be held April 13-15 at The Center, 714 S. Main St. Each lecture will run from noon to 1 p.m.
Linda Knell will speak about Iowa’s Civil War heroine, Annie Wittenmyer, on April 13. On April 14, William Montgomery will speak about medicine in the Civil War. And on April 15, Dr. William Feis, author of “Grant’s Secret Service,” and noted Dodge scholar, will talk about Dodge.