Collierville Reads 2014!
Septmber 27, 2014 and October 18, 2014 the Collierville Literacy Council will host their Collierville Reads 2014 programs at the Museum! Discussion and activities at the event will focus on the book by Bob Greene, Once Upon a Town. All programs start at 2pm. The events are free and open to the public, no registration required.
Miss Anna Holden's Etiquette Class
Anna Holden was born in 1842 and moved to Collierville in the early 1870s. She one of the founding members of Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church on Town Square and founded Miss Holden's Seminary, the first co-ed school for boys and girls in Collierville.
Oil Painting with Sue Foell
70th Anniversary of D-Day
Come by the Morton Museum to see the new temporary exhibit commemorating the 70th anniversary of D-Day, and read profiles of local veterans. To learm more about D-Day and WWII, check out these resources from the Burch Library.
Photograph by Robert F. Sargent of the U.S. Coast Guard, shows troops wading toward the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944.