The Great Stone Viaduct Society and the Bellaire Public Library are sponsoring a winter lecture series beginning February 1, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Community Room. The winter lecture series is held on Wednesday evenings in February and March at 6:00 PM and features lectures and displays to bring the topics to life. The winter lecture series is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. The full schedule follows:
February 1 - John McCabe -- "Through the Lens" A commemorative book chronicling life in our region in photographs
February 8 - Frederick J. Ripley -- "Appalachain and Allegheny Railroading: A Photographic Essay"
February 15 - Fred Ottoson -- "Bellaire Goblet: Controversy, Conflict & Creativity"
February 22 - Nick Fry and Greg Smith -- "The Steam and Diesel Era in Wheeling WV: The Photographs of J.J. Young"
March 1 - Laura Ellis -- "Investigating the Orchard Site (46MS61)" A Protohistoric Fort Ancient Site in West Virginia"
March 8 - Alan Fitzpatrick -- Author of the book "White Indians"
March 15 - Daniel Frizzi -- "The Brickmakers of Bellaire, Ohio"
March 22 - Jeanne Finstein and Judi Hendrickson -- "The Titanic"
Please visit the Great Stone Viaduct site for additional information. We look forward to seeing you at the GSV Winter Lecture Series 2017.