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Friends of Civil War Alcatraz

Civil War Events, Re-enactments, Roundtables and Societies
Contact: Steve Bogart - (916) 489-8895, 
cannon60@comcast.net, if you have new or updated information. 


Fortress Alcatraz, National Park
The Next FOCWA Board meeting will be January 21st, 2018 at 10:30 am in the Library on Alcatraz Island.

San Francisco Living History at the Old Mint – March 3rd and 4th

The next Living History Day on Alcatraz: April 7, 2018

May 27, 2018 – Memorial Day at the Presidio, San Francisco

Fort Point NHS
The next Living History Day at Fort Point: January 27, 2018

 San Francisco Civil War Round Table 2017 Schedule

San Francisco Civil War Roundtable - Meetings the third Thursday of each month, at the United Irish Cultural Center, 2700 45th Avenue, San Francisco.  6pm is no host cocktails, 6:45 dinner (reservations required) and 7:45 program. No meeting in July and August.

January 18th, 2018 – Aftermath of battle presentation 

South Bay Civil War Round Table Schedule 2017

Meetings the last Tuesday of the month starting at 7pm. Located at Holder’s Country Inn, 998 South DeAnza Blvd. (near Bollinger), San Jose, Ca.

January 30, 2018 – Abby Eller on “The History in Historic Union Cemetery in Redwood City”

February 27, 2018 – Nick K. Adams on “The 2nd Minnesota in the Western Theater”

March 27, 2018 – Robert Burch on “California in the Civil War: Securing the State in 1861″


Sacramento Civil War Round Table 2017 Schedule

January 10th, 2018 Tim & Virginia Karlberg " A Chronology of Letters From Soldiers' Home"

February 14th, 2018 Bernie Quinn "Wyman White, Sharpshooter"

March 14th, 2018 Dennis Kohlmann "Blame it on Texas"

April 11th, 2018 To Be Determined

May 9th, 2018 To Be Determined

June 13th, 2018 To Be Determined


Peninsula Civil War Round Table 2017 Schedule

Meets at Harry’s Hofbrau, 1909 El Camino, Redwood City, California

January 16th, 2018, Speaker Chimi Miskow, Japanese Americans in Japan during WWII


Elk Grove Civil War Round Table 2017 Calendar

Meetings the third Wednesday of each month (except December). No host Dinner 6pm, Grand Review 7pm

January 17, 2018 --Berdan's Sharpshooters by Member Bernie Quinn

February 21, 2018 --General David Hunter by Member George Beitzel

March 21, 2018 --Generals of Shiloh by Guest Larry Tagg

April 18, 2018 --The Aftermath of Battle by Guest Meg Groeling

May 16, 2018 -Civil War Artifacts by Guest Doug Bonetti

June 20, 2018 --U.S. Sanitary Commission by Member Kathleen Robinson

July 18, 2018 -The Search for Old Eli by Member Bob Bundy

August 15, 2018 --TBD by Member Glenn Leake

September 19, 2018 -2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry by Member Fred Robinson

October 17, 2018 --The Ladies of the Grand Army of the Republic by Member Jacque Bundy


Stanislaus Civil War Association 

Associations schedule:

RACW 2018 Calendar

January 20-21, 2018: 72nd New York Training Los Molinos, CA

February 2018 TBA: Marysville Historical Day

February/March 2018 TBA: RACW Tactical

March 9-11, 2018: Redding Civil War Days, Redding, CA

May 18-20, 2018: Yreka Civil War Days, Yreka, CA

June 9-10, 2018: Joseph Stewart Civil War Days, Joseph Stewart Park, Oregon (CCWS)

May 26, 2018: Memorial Day Salute, Willows, CA

June 30-July 1, 2018: Graeagle Civil War Days, Graeagle, CA

July 14-15, 2018: Duncan Mills Civil War Days, Duncan Mills, CA

September 8, 2018: Tehama County Jubilee, Los Molinos, CA

September 14-16, 2018: Marysville Civil War Days, Marysville, CA

October 12-14, 2018: Penn Valley Civil War Days, Penn Valley, CA



CHAS has not posted a schedule of events for the 2017 year as of December 2016

ACWA 2018 Calendar


January 27, 2018  Fort Point Living History Day

March 17, 18, 2018 – Knights Ferry

Monterey Grove – To be determine

April 20-22, 2018 – Mariposa

May 26-28, 2018 – Roaring Camp


NCWA 2017 Calendar

No events listed




SUVCW General Alfred Pleasonton Camp #24

January 27th, 2018 – Ft. Point at 1:00 pm


SUVCW General George Wright Camp #22 

Meetings the first Wednesday of each month - Informal time 6:30 pm - 7pm, Meeting

Sam's Hof Brau, 2500 Watt Ave. Sacramento, Ca.


2018 January -  Sonoma County Genealogical Society



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