Program Honors Civil War Soldiers

Claremont — A Claremont Historical Society program on Sept. 6 will explore a famous Civil War battle and honor Union soldiers from the city. The event, the last of the historical society’s 2013 “First Friday at the Museum” series, is set for 5:30 p.m. on the lawn of the Claremont History Museum, 26 Mulberry St.

It will include a living history presentation and an illumination ceremony honoring the soldiers. For more information, call 603-542-6454. — Staff report