The National Sporting Library & Museum will host an “Equines in the Great War” talk from 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 11.

Guests are invited out to hear from Chuck Caramello, a professor at the University of Maryland and one of the museum’s John H. Daniels fellows, about the role of horses in WWI. Caramello will discuss the triumphs and losses of horses from the era as seen in recruitment posters, photographs and paintings. Admission to the talk is free for museum members and $10 for the general public.

For more information, or to RSVP, email info@nationalsporting.org or call 540-687-6542 ext. 4.