The New Milford Historical Society will present an event, "The Civil War Letters of Captain David Hoag-A Dramatic Reading," Feb. 24 at 2 p.m.

This event, to be held at the historical society's museum at 6 Aspetuck Ave., will feature costumed members of the Sherman Historical Society who will read from the letters of Captain David Hoag, and talk about how the war affected this community.

Donations will be accepted.

For more information, call the museum at 860 354-3069 or at email