If you have an interest in history, Landmark Park is the place to be each Sunday afternoon during the month of July. Our annual Heritage Forum series will feature guest speakers presenting programs on state and local history. The forums will be presented in the Interpretive Center Auditorium at 3 p.m. and are free with paid gate admission (adults, $4; kids, $3; members, free). Sponsored by Wells Fargo. Continuing Education/ Professional Development credits will be granted. Please call 334-794-3452 to register.
July 7: Dr. Steven Harris, of ENTCare of Dothan will present "The Omussee Creek Indian Mound and the Peoples Who Built It: A Discussion of Recent Archaeologic And Historic Analysis"
July 14: Dr. Victoria Ott of Birmingham-Southern College will present "Voices from the Margins: Common Whites in Confederate Alabama"
July 21: Dr. Daniel Haulman of Air Force Historical Research Agency will present "The Tuskegee Airmen"
July 28: Dr. William "Billy" Byrd of Brookstone School in Columbus, GA, will present “Loggin’ and Farmin’: How Forest Industries and Agriculture Changed the Wiregrass Landscape”
Landmark Park, home of the Alabama Agricultural Museum, is a 135-acre historical and natural science park located on U.S. Highway 431 North in Dothan, Ala. For more information, contact the park at 334-794-3452.