Children's Programs

The DeKalb History Center hosts various Children's Programs. This summer we are pleased to present two camps and five day programs. Call 404-373-1088 extension 20 for tickets and information or email


Shadows of the Past: A Play About DeKalb County During the Civil War

 (Family event, suggested ages 8 and over)    

This two-person play draws on letters, journals, newspapers and other primary sources to create a story of the Civil War in DeKalb County. Written in the words of early DeKalb citizens who lived through the war, the play creates a portrait of life during the war and focuses on the time of the Battle of Atlanta.

Thursday, July 17, Two performances at 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Historic DeKalb Courthouse, Second Floor

$10 members, $14 nonmembers 


For questions or registration, please email or 404-373-1088, extension 20.