This year's symposium focuses on “The Home Front” of the Civil War in the Great Bend Region of the Red River. Four to five different guest speakers will present on the issues dealt with on the Home Front during the Civil War in the Great Bend Region of the Red River. Symposium cost is $30 including supper. A special tour related to the theme is also included. A combination workshop+symposium price is also offered if you would like to attend both. Professional development hours can be earned by teachers by attending the symposium. Please register by July 24, 2013.