Ormond Beach Historical Society
Sunday Symposiums 2021-2022
Due to the continuing threat from COVID, please check our website
before each program to determine if they will be in-person or virtual.
November 14, 2021 – Vietnam War Veterans Roundtable Discussion
Bob Adkins, Vietnam War Veterans of America, will facilitate a living history with several local military veterans who tell personal stories of their experiences and duties during the Vietnam War.
January 9, 2022 – Korean War Veterans Roundtable Discussion
Joe Sicinski, Korean War Veterans Association, and several local veterans will share their personal experiences and duties during the Korean War.
March 13, 2022 – From Shrimp to Sharks
A healthy Indian River Lagoon depends on thousands of organisms that rely on clean water for survival. Hear Chad MacFie, Manager, Marine Sciences Center, explain how these relationships build the food chain of the lagoon and help support the economy of Volusia County.
May 15, 2022 – Embry-Riddle at War: Aviation Training in World War II
Learn how ERAU grew from a tiny flight school in Miami to one of the largest civilian-owned aviation schools. Professor Stephen G. Craft will share how hundreds were trained as pilots and other occupations that contributed to the war effort.