History 101, an annual event series highlighting the history of Mount Airy, began Tuesday night with an hourlong event looking at the history of a Mount Airy movie theater presented by Historical Society of Mount Airy member Barbara Runkles.
A Wednesday event discussed Civil War era medical issues and on Thursday, a park ranger from Monocacy National Battlefield in Frederick will discuss the regiment stationed at Mount Airy’s Pine Grove Chapel during the Civil War. The free talk is set for 6:30 p.m., Thursday, at the Carroll County Public Library Mount Airy branch, 705 Ridge Ave.
The final event at 7 p.m., Oct. 17, will be held at the Pine Grove Chapel and Cemetery, 737 S. Main St., Mount Airy. Anthony Cohen, a historian and author, will discuss the region’s Underground Railroad history.