Feb
7
Fri
School of the Piece: Artillery Safety Training Course
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm

Fort Concho and the Loyal Train Chapter of the United States Field Artillery Association (USFAA) will be hosting the School of the Piece Safety Training Course February 7-9.
Cost for the training will be $50.00 for early-registration, or $55.00 at the door.
Participants are asked to bring their wool jackets to the training. Loaner jackets are available upon request (limited quantities).
Lodging at Fort Concho is also available upon. Please let us know if you will be staying at the site for the training when you register.

Schedule:
February 7th— 9:00 am Check-In/Registration opens at the Living History Stables Classroom (234 Henry O Flipper). TBA Evening Social/Supper.
February 8th—8:00 am Breakfast; 9:00 am Classroom Instruction; 12:00 pm Lunch; 1:00 pm- 5:00 pm Classroom instruction; 6:00 pm Dinner (chicken fried steak with trimmings) provided by the Loyal Train Chapter.
February 9th—8:00 am Breakfast; 9:00 am Field Instruction; 12:00 pm Lunch/Completion certificates awarded.

To register, please send payment to:
Ray Johnson
7246 Sportsman Dr.
Brownwood Texas 76801

For questions, please call Ray Johnson at 325-642-8853.

Feb
23
Sun
Buffalo Soldier Heritage Day
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

In recognition of Black History Month, the local chapter of the NAACP and Fort Concho will host the annual Buffalo Soldier Heritage Day celebration on Sunday, February 23, in the Commissary building. The program will include a presentation by Fort Concho Curator of History, Cory Robinson, featuring original artifacts and uniforms used by Buffalo Soldiers in the late 1800s.

The event is free to all. Light refreshments will be served.

Feb
29
Sat
Baseball Heritage Symposium
Feb 29 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Sponsored by the local chapter of the Society for American Baseball Research, Fort Concho is hosting a Baseball Heritage Symposium, on Saturday, February 29, in the Living History Stables Classroom.
The program includes several presentations with topics ranging from regional baseball history to the 1919 Chicago Back Box scandal. There will also be a minor league baseball quiz! If weather permits, the fort’s vintage baseball team will play a baseball game (1860s rules) on nearby the Parade Field.
The program is free to all, and will provide morning refreshments and coffee, as well as pizza for lunch.

Mar
12
Thu
Campfire Story Night
Mar 12 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us under the Texas night sky for an evening of storytelling and s’mores. Bring a blanket and/or chair, and listen to our storytellers recount untold tales about Fort Concho and the Texas frontier.

The event is free to all and will be held in the Courtyard (between Barracks 5/6). S’more will be provided.

Jun
17
Wed
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 17 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

Jun
18
Thu
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

Jun
19
Fri
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 19 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

Jun
20
Sat
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 20 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

Jun
21
Sun
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

Jun
22
Mon
The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Masterfully created by acclaimed western/wildlife artist, Lee Cable, “The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” will be on display at Fort Concho June 17–September 7, 2020.
This unique fine art exhibition depicts scenes from the life of Charles Goodnight through 13 original oil paintings. The exhibition also features working sketches for each painting, which invite viewers into Cable’s artistic process, and the intricacies of painting highly detailed, aesthetically pleasing works of art.

“The Life and Times of Texas Icon, Charles Goodnight,” is sponsored by the Susan Kathleen Black Foundation, Inc., and will be displayed in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 at no charge to the public.

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