Great Stone Viaduct Winter Lecture Series

2023 Great Stone Viaduct Winter Lecture Series brochureGreat Stone Viaduct Winter Lecture Series

Since 2012, the library has partnered with the Great Stone Viaduct Historical Education Society on a Winter Lecture Series. These programs, featuring presentations of local historical and community topics, are held on Wednesday nights at 6 pm in the Community Room on the lower level of the Library throughout the months of February and March. All Winter Lecture Series programs are free for the public to attend.
Download a printable 2023 brochure schedule

View recorded versions of the 2022 GSV Winter Lecture Series
View recorded versions of the 2021 GSV Winter Lecture Series

2023 Great Stone Viaduct Winter Lecture Schedule - Available Soon!

  • 02/01: “Thanks for the Memories-Bob Hope in Bellaire” presented by Attorney Daniel L. Frizzi, Jr. (with a February 2, 6 pm viewing of the movie My Favorite Spy)
  • 02/08: “The Moonlight Mill Murders of Stuebenville, Ohio” presented by author Susan Guy
  • 02/15: “Belmont County – The Bedrock of Historical Preservation” presented by educators and craftsmen Jon Smith, Jeffery Forster, and Sarel Venter
  • 02/22: “The Inception of the New Industrial Training Center” presented by Training Director Jason Dean and Architect Wendy Scatterday
  • 03/01: “Belmont County’s Dangerfield Newbie: From John Brown’s Raid to his Fight for Freedom” presented by Jon-Erik Gilot
  • 03/08: “The Steamboat Scioto” presented by Taylor Abbott
  • 03/15: “It All Started in a Janitor’s Closet” presented by Tom Raticzak
  • 03/22: “Wheeling Secessionists – Recollections of two local women from the Civil War” presented by Judi Hendrickson and Jeanne Finstein

Visit our online calendar to view all upcoming programs and events at BPL
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