Historian George Berry will speak today at the Jacksonville library about the causes of the Civil War.

Historian George Berry will speak at 3:30 p.m. at the Jacksonville library, 340 W. C St., Jacksonville, about the causes of the Civil War.

The Jacksonville library and the Friends of Jacksonville's Historic Cemetery will host "The Causes of the Civil War" lecture in the library's Naversen Room.

The event is free. See more at www.friendsjvillecemetery.org or call 541-899-1665.