The next open house at the New England Civil War Museum is scheduled for Sunday from noon to 3 p.m.
The guest speaker will be Peter Stevens, who is slated to offer a presentation about drummers during the Civil War. He may even bring a fifer with him and offer a little 1860s-era music.
The New England Civil War Museum is open on the second and fourth Sundays of each month from noon to 3.
It is maintained and operated by Alden Skinner Camp No. 45, Sons of Union Veterans. It is located at 14 Park Place, on the second floor of the Vernon Town Hall.
For more information, call 860-870-3563 or visit www.newenglandcivilwarmuseum.com.
It also has a Facebook page.