Thursday Night Event

“F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Rockville: Rockville in the 1920s”

Eileen McGuckian

A look at the small Maryland town F. Scott Fitzgerald knew in the 1920s, with an explanation of the Fitzgerald family’s association with Rockville and how F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald came to be buried in Rockville—twice!

– Date and time: Thursday, October 10, 2019; 7 p.m.

– Location: The Glenview Manson, 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, MD 20852

– Cost: Free, but tickets are required (registration will be at closer to the date)

This event is part of the 2019-2020 Glenview Mansion Peerless Rockville Speaker Series


Eileen McGuckian is the author of six books on Rockville history, including Rockville: Portrait of a City (2001) and F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Rockville: A Guide to Rockville in the 1920s (1996).  She served as executive director of Peerless Rockville for three decades and believes in preserving historic places for the benefit of future generations.