Calendar of Events 2017
Wine and Cheese Party, September 9, 2-6 pmNote: this event is by invitation only and requires a fee. Please contact the President
if you would like an invitation; see contact page.
Note: Capon Bridge Founders Day is Sept. 22-24
Tea with Mrs. Edwards, October 1st, Time: 2-4 p.m.Young people of Hampshire County and old folks too! Come have tea with Mrs. Joseph Edwards at the Visitor Center. To celebrate another successful season of historical interpretation and discovery at the site of Edwards's Fort in Capon Bridge WV, the Fort Edwards Foundation invites all our neighbors and friends to this free afternoon event as our regular season closing event. Please R.S.V.P.: email@example.com
Regular season closes Oct. 1, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Mercer's Company Encampment & Lecture on Mercer's Massacre, October 28, Time: midday-afternoon.Encampment with several soldiers of Capt. Mercer's Company of the Virginia Regiment and talk by noted historian, Norman Baker, on the Battle of Great Cacapehon, April 18, 1856. Scheduled for midday-afternoon. Check back for more details as they become available.
Tentative Schedule includes:
* Camp at Visitors Center Saturday 28th and possibly overnight.
* Presentation at the American Legion. 1 - 2:30pm.
* Battle area tour to follow immediately after presentation.
School ProgramsNote: The Visitor Center may be open for the School Tour Program in Sept., Oct., April and May, but this is by pre-registration only. Call Robert Flanagan for information on the program (304)856-3866. School tours may be scheduled in the winter months, but those tours are limited to a mazimum of 30 students.
For directions to our site see our roadmap page. Your GPS may not have our new road name and number!