Programs commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain continue throughout the weekend at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park.

BattleofKennesawMtThe June 26-29 schedule of activities features music, living history demonstrations, lectures, battlefield tours, and artillery demonstrations. The commemoration of the Civil War battle began Thursday night.

The Cobb County Public Library System outreach team will be outside the park’s Visitor’s Center on Saturday during the family activities programs of storytelling, historical reenactment, games and crafts. Library mascot Dewey will greet children during an afternoon appearance.

For more information on the weekend of activities, visit or the park’s Facebook page.

For items on Civil War history in the Cobb County Public Library System, visit our catalog. Local history resources on the Civil War are available through The Georgia Room at Switzer Library.

Happening This Weekend: The 150th Anniversary of Battle of Kennesaw Mountain
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