Mar 13 12:05 pm
Out to Lunch Series
January-April 2019, 12:05-12:30pm
Chemung County Historical Society, 415 E. Water Street, Elmira
March 13 – Escape from Helmira
Elmira was the home of a Confederate Prisoner of War camp during the Civil War. Come hear the daring stories of men who tried to escape by digging tunnels, playing dead, and just walking out. Steve McQueen’s got nothing on these guys!
Bring your own lunch. Cookies and coffee provided. All programs are free and open to the public.
Call 607-734-4167 ext. 205 for more information