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Box Lunch Talk: Methodism in Carroll County, speaker Larry Bohn

August 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

$16 – $2022

Event to be held in-person – No RSVP Registration Required. Cost is $3.00 for HSCC Members and $7.00 for non-members upon entry with drinks and snacks provided. Join us at Grace Hall on Carroll Street.

Methodism in Carroll County. Speaker – Larry Bohn. Many recognize Carroll County as the Cradle of Methodism in the United States. In 1760, Methodist preacher Robert Strawbridge immigrated to America and settled on a small farm near Sam’s Creek where he established a house church that met in his living room. Soon, Robert and his followers built a log meeting house, the first dedicated Methodist structure in America. Sixty-year Methodist Larry Bohn will trace Methodism’s roots in Carroll County.

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Date:
August 16
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$16 – $2022
Event Category:

Organizer

Historical Society of Carroll County
Phone:
4108486494
Email:
officemanager@hsccmd.org
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