Luncheons

Luncheons2023-09-18T17:47:42-04:00

The Historical Society of Topsail Island offers monthly luncheons,
September thru May,
with speakers to promote our mission of education.

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Moore’s Creek Battlefield

Sept 12, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present Jason Howell who will speak about Moore’s Creek National Battlefield. Jason Howell is a Park Guide, Historic Weapons Supervisor and Historian at Moore’s Creek National Battlefield.

Historic Halifax & Halifax Resolves

May 9, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present Frank McMahon who will speak about Historic Halifax where the “Halifax Resolves” were unanimously adopted. This was the first official action by an entire colony recommending independence from England.

2024 Scholarship Presentations

April 11, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present the 2024 Scholarships recipients during the luncheon lecture series on April 11, 2024.

Poplar Grove Plantation: From American Revolution to American Civil War

March 14, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present Caroline C. Lewis who will speak about The Poplar Grove Plantation: From American Revolution to the American Civil War. Desiring to return to her roots, Lewis transitioned from higher education by accepting the position of Executive Director of Poplar Grove Foundation Inc. in 2014.

Greetings from Camp Davis Lecture by Cliff Tyndall

February 8, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present Cliff Tyndall. Cliff Tyndall is a recently retired History and Geography Professor at Bladen Community College, who will speak about The history of Camp Davis.

The Search for Amelia Earhart Lecture by Jeffrey D. Morris

January 11, 2024 - The Historical Society of Topsail Island is proud to present Jeffrey D. Morris. Mr. Morris currently serves as the Owner, Director, Business Manager, and Principal Scientist of both AzulMar Research, LLC and GeoMar Research, LLC., who will speak about The Search for Amelia Earhart.

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