BALTIMORE: 2 p.m. Saturday. Lincoln-assassination expert Michael Kauffman, author of "American Brutus: John Wilkes Booth and the Lincoln Conspiracies," speaks at the Baltimore Civil War Museum. A fee applies. 410-685-3750 Ext. 321.

WASHINGTON: 6:30 p.m., dinner; 7:45 p.m., program, Tuesday. Edward C. Smith, an American University professor and Civil War expert, discusses Richmond's Lincoln Memorial at the meeting of the Lincoln Group of the District of Columbia at the Fort McNair Officers' Club. Fee. Reservations required. 202-966-5310

LEESBURG: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Archivist Mary Fishback will lead a tour of the Thomas Balch Library at the meeting of the Eastern Loudoun Civil War Roundtable. Free. 703-404-0542.

GETTYSBURG: 1:30 p.m. Nov. 19. The annual Remembrance Day parade and the Gettysburg Address anniversary. Free. 717-334-1124. Ext. 422 or 431.

GETTYSBURG: Nov. 20. The final day to view the Gettysburg Cyclorama painting at Gettysburg National Military Park before the building closes to the public; the 120-year-old, 359-foot painting is scheduled to be dismantled, cleaned, repaired and displayed in the new Museum and Visitors Center when it opens in November 2007. Fee. 717-334-1124 Ext. 422 or 431.

FALLS CHURCH: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 26. Cherry Hill Farmhouse holds an annual Thanksgiving reenactment of a family hosting soldiers for a holiday dinner and playing parlor games. Free. 703-248-5171.

SHARPSBURG, Md.: 6 p.m. Dec. 3. Antietam Battlefield hosts the annual Memorial Illumination, a display of more than 23,000 lights to honor those killed in the bloodiest battle. Rescheduled for Dec. 10 in case of high winds or heavy rain. Free; donations accepted. 301-432-5124.