2015 Events Schedule



February 5, 2015

“Not Silent: Finding Voices in Civil War Artifacts” Exhibit Opening & Reception

Keynote Address: “The Voice of Abraham Lincoln: The Second Inaugural Address”

6 to 8 p.m.

William H. Hannon Library

Von der Ahe Family Suite (library level 3)

Loyola Marymount University

February 12, 2015


Dr. Thomas F. Schwartz Luncheon and Lecture

1:00-2:00 p.m.

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

“Lincoln’s Greatest Speech: The Second Inaugural”

Reservations required ($25). For more information please click (here).

March 3 & 8, 2015


The American Church in Paris, France:

1)    Lincoln’s Sermon on the Mount: The Second Inaugural

2)    Abraham Lincoln 2015: Wisdom for Today

April 13, 2015 Mountainview College, Dallas, TX
April 20-21, 2015 Visiting Scholar in Residence

The Governor’s Academy, Byfield, Massachusetts

April 23-24, 2015 Alumni Day Lectures

Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, Pittsburgh, PA

May 26-29, 2015 “The Moral and Ethical Leadership of Abraham Lincoln”

Executive Education Week

Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA

June 26, 2015 Industrial Areas Foundation Summer Training Event

Los Angeles, CA

July 6-10, 2015 “American Ulysses”

American Experience Week

Bay View: A Chautauqua on Lake Michigan

September 22, 2015 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Tennessee

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Arnold Auditorium

Contact: Thomas D. Mackie, Jr.

phone: (423) 869-7100

Email: rhomas.mackie@lmunet.edu

October 10, 2015

7th Annual Ulysses S. Grant Lecture and John Y. Simon Day.

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site

St. Louis, Missouri

October 25-26, 2015 The Lakeway Church

Lakeway [Austin], Texas

October 26, 2015 Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary 11 a.m.

2014 Events Schedule



Events with a (*)  are for members only

January 27, 2014 “Abraham Lincoln’s Sermon on the Mount”

Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, Texas

7:00 p.m.

For more information contact:

Laurie Loken, 817-257-7440, l.loken@tcu.edu

January 29 – March 5, 2014


“The Eloquent President: Abraham Lincoln as a Leader for All Seasons”

* The Huntington Library

San Marino, CA

Six Wednesdays 1-3 p.m.

This event is sold out.

February 11, 2014 “American Ulysses”

* The Jonathan Club

Los Angeles, CA

February 12, 2014 “Lincoln’s Greatest Speech”

* The Breakfast Panel

The California Club

Los Angeles, CA

March 10, 2014 “Lincoln’s Greatest Speech: The Second Inaugural”

The University Oklahoma TEACH-IN

Norman, OK

RSVP to OU Public Affairs at (405) 325-3784.

April 4-6, 2014 “American Ulysses”

Missouri Civil War Heritage Foundation

Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival

Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site

St. Louis, MO

April 15, 2014 Lincoln, the Constitution, and the Civil War

Collaborative Effort of the American Library Association & the National Constitution Center of Philadelphia

Linfield College

McMinnville, OR

7:30 p.m.

Nicholson Library

For more information contact:

Susan Barnes Whyte, swhyte@linfield.edu, 503-883-2517

August 17-22, 2014 “Abraham Lincoln: A Leader for All Seasons”

Lakeside Chautauqua: The Chautauqua on Lake Erie

Lakeside, OH 43440

2013 Event Schedule


Events with a (*) are for members only
February 12, 2013 * Jonathan Club Breakfast Club

Los Angeles, CA

February 23, 2013 Men’s Retreat

Valley Presbyterian Church

Paradise Valley, AZ

7:30 a.m. – 12 noon

February 24, 2013 Valley Presbyterian

Sunday worship: 8:00, 9:00, 10:30

March 3, 2013   San Marino Community Church

San Marino, CA

Sunday worship: 9:00 and 11:15

March 3, 2013 * Princeton Club of Southern California

Valley Hunt Club, Pasadena

4:30 p.m.

March 5, 2013 Abraham Lincoln 2013: Wisdom for Today

San Marino Community Church

New Theological Seminary of the West

April 2, 2013 Trinity Forum

Nashville, TN

April 3, 2013 Montgomery Bell Academy

St. Paul Christian Academy

Nashville, TN

April 14, 2013 First Presbyterian Church

Santa Barbara, CA

10:30 a.m.

April 15, 2013 First Presbyterian Church

Santa Barbara, CA

5 p.m.

May 3, 2013 * 150th Anniversary Celebration

Weill Cornell Medical College

New York City

7:40 a.m.

May 4, 2013 Westmont College Commencement

Santa Barbara, CA

10:00 a.m.


May 9, 2013


2nd Annual Charles Doak Lecture

Faculty Center @ UCLA

Los Angeles, CA  6 – 8 p.m.

May 23, 2013 UCLA Chancellor’s Committee of San Gabriel Valley

Location to be determined

May 30, 2013 Monte Vista Grove Homes

Pasadena, CA

4 p.m.



Events with a (*) are for members only
May 18, 2012 U S Grant Association Meeting
Mississippi State University
Starkville, MS
June 1, 2012   “Princeton Presbyterians”
Princeton University Reunions
August 20, 2012 “The Ethics of Presidential Power”
Chautauqua Institution
Chautauqua, New York
August 21, 2012   Grant at West Point
Heritage Lecture Series
Chautauqua Institution
Chautauqua, New York
October 2, 2012 “Abraham Lincoln’s Diary”
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Springfield, Illinois
October 6, 2012 John Y. Simon Ulysses S. Grant Lecture
Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site
St. Louis, MO
October 24, 2012 Princeton Theological Seminary
Princeton, NJ
2012 Alumni/ae Reunion
Culmination of 200th Anniversary Celebrations