2017 SHAF Annual Membership Meeting

March 16, 2017

It is time once again for our annual membership meeting. Here we will update you on what we are doing, where we are going, and how we plan to move ahead in 2017. We will gather in the Mumma Farm barn atAntietam Battlefield at 10:00 am on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Our business meeting will include financial reports, updates on projects and elections for the board. We will have SHAF logo shirts and hats for sale, and other items as well. Attendees can either purchase a box lunch, or find their own provisions, and then at 1:30 Dennis Frye and Tom Clemens will lead a walking tour of the recently purchased and restored sites on the northern end of the battlefield. More details will be available on the website and Facebook page, or call the SHAF phone line, 301-432-2996.

Recent changes on the Antietam Battlefield

February 20, 2017

Destruction began and was completed – in most cases – this week on two of the Civil War Trust’s recent purchases at the battlefield. ¬†Thanks to SHAF Board Member Sharon Murray for the photos.

Wilson Farm 1

Tearing down the Wilson Farm south of Cornfield Ave.

Clearing out the modern home in the East Woods

Clearing out the modern home in the East Woods

Quick Update

February 17, 2017

We have not been able to access the website for some time, just got it sorted out today. More to come, but important dates for now –

SHAF Annual Membership Meeting – Sat. May 6, 2017 Mumma Barn 10:00 a.m.

SHAF Work Day at Antietam Battlefield Sat. March 18, 9:00 Visitor Center parking lot.

Thanks for your patience.

SHAF Annual Meeting

April 8, 2016

We will hold a General Membership Meeting on Saturday June 18, 2016. Time is TBA, and the meeting will be in the Mumma Barn at Antietam National Battlefield. We will elect  board members and report on our activities for the past year. All members of SHAF are welcome to attend and vote. Watch here for times and agenda.

SHAF Spring Work Day

February 25, 2016

Our Spring Work Day will be on Saturday April 16, 2016. Meet at 9:00 at the Burnside Bridge overflow parking lot, bring gloves, water and dress for the weather. Please register at Preservation Maryland website o secure a box lunch. We will work until 3 p.m.