Brad Steinecke with the Spartanburg County Public Libraries will present a history of Spartanburg County’s courthouses, from the first hewn-timber courthouse of 1789 to the 1958 modernist facility currently in use. Based off of a recent exhibit at the downtown library, this presentation will include an overview of the architects, stylistic choices, cornerstone laying ceremonies, and growing pains of each structure. From purely utilitarian to dramatic and visionary, Spartanburg’s courthouses set the precedent for our next courthouse, currently in the design stages and expected to be unveiled in the months to come.
SCHA Members: FREE
General Admission: $5
Boxed Lunch: $10
Please call 864-596-3501 to reserve your seat and/or order lunch. Lunch orders must be received by 9/27 at 5:00pm.
Lunches provided by Palmetto Palette.
Seating is limited, call ahead reservations are suggested!
Lunch & Learns are held in the Callie & John Rainey Conference Room at the Chapman Cultural Center
200 E. Saint John Street, Spartanburg