Skip to main content
Civil War Round Table of Kansas City
Scheduled Meetings

The Civil War Round Table of Kansas City holds its monthly dinner meetings on the third Wednesday of each month.

The Round Table meets at the Milburn Country Club, 7501 W. 69th Street in Overland Park, KS

There is a social event, including a Cash Bar, which begins at 5:00 p.m. The meeting begins at 6:00 p.m.


A dinner reservation is required to attend. You must make your dinner reservation known to our meeting coordinator, Marlene Natoli (contact info is in the newsletter), on or before the Tuesday prior to the meeting. The cost of the dinners is $34.00 per person.

There are several options available for making a dinner reservation:

  • We recommend using our Online Dinner Reservation page.
    • Choose the "Pay at the Door" option. If you prefer to pay at the door, please email an RSVP to Marlene Natoli (e-mail address:
  • Mail a check, made out to the Civil War Round Table of Kansas City, for $34.00 per person to: Dick Titterington 4125 NW Willow Dr, Kansas City, MO 64116.
  • Our deadline for reservation changes is the preceding Tueday afternoon, so promptly report any necessary adjustments to Marlene Natoli at or 913-764-1336.

2024 Speakers

January 17, 2024: Dick Titterington, aka theCivilWarMuse, will give a program about Sterling Price's Counteroffensive to retake Missouri in the Fall of 1861. He will cover Price's march to Lexington, its siege and capture, and the response by Union commander, Maj. Gen. John C. Fremont.

February 21, 2024: In honor of Black History Month, George Pettigrew will be giving a program about the Buffalo Soldiers,

March 20, 2024: Kendall D. Gott, Army veteran of Desert Storm and the Senior Historian at the U.S. Army Combat Studies Institute will give a program titled: “Sitting on the Fence: Living in Bleeding Kansas Between the Factions.”

April 17, 2024: Dr. Dave Schafer will give a program about Jayhawker and Abolitionist James Montgomery.

May 15, 2024: Michael Lang will present a program about Lee’s Maryland Campaign in 1862.

June 19, 2024: Dr. Rebecca Jo Plant, associate professor of History at the University of California, San Diego, will give a program about her book titled: Of Age: Boy Soldiers and Military Power in the Civil War Era.

July 17, 2024: Round Table member Arnold W. Schofield, will be speaking about Colonel Charles R. Jennison’s Jayhawkers, the 7th Kansas Cavalry. 

August 21, 2024: Dr. Tai Edwards, associate professor of history and director of the Kansas Studies Institute at Johnson County Community College will give a program titled: “The Civil War and Colonization of Indigenous Peoples.”

September 18, 2024: Dr. Megan Bever, associate professor of history and chair of the Social Sciences Department at Missouri Southern State University, will give a program titled: “At War with King Alcohol.”

October 16, 2024: Dr. Thomas Curran will be giving a program titled: "Women at War: Female Confederate Prisoners & Union Military Justice."

November 20, 2024: Dr. Mitchell Klingenberg with the US Army Command and General Staff College, will give a program about Union General John Reynolds.

December 11, 2024: This will be a musical program to celebrate the holidays.

2025 Speakers (Tentative)

Wednesday, January 15, 2025: Dr. Michael Forsyth from the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. Topic tbd.

Wednesday, February 19, 2025: Arnold Schofield with topic tbd.

Wednesday, March 19, 2025: Topic and speaker tbd.

Wednesday, April 16, 2025: Topic and speaker tbd.

Wednesday, May 21, 2025: John Fazio speaking on Lincol's Assination.

Wednesday, June 18, 2025: Dr. Joeseph M. Beilein, Jr speaking about his book, A Man By Any Other Name: William Clarke Quantrill and the Search for American Manhood.

Wednesday, July 16, 2025: Wilson Greene speaking about the Petersburg Campaign.

Wednesday, August 20, 2025: Kristopher White with topic tbd.

Wednesday, September 17, 2025: Topic and speaker tbd.

Wednesday, October 15, 2025: Mr. Joseph Ricci from the Franklin Battlefield Trust with a program "Lessons of the Civil War Are Still Relevant Today."

Wednesday, November 19, 2025: Topic and speaker tbd.

Wednesday, December 10, 2025: Topic and speaker tbd.

Civil War Round Table of Kansas City
4125 NW Willow DR
Kansas City, MO 64116

Email:          New Membership Application          Membership Renewal Form