May History Happy Hour is all about Stress and Early, American Presidents

Join us on May 18th at 6:30 pm as we welcome Dr. Timothy Holder, radio host of The Leading Edge with Dr. Tim Holder on WRJZ Joy620 Knoxville and author of Devotions with Presidents.


Dr. Holder is a former dean of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Professor of History at Walter State Community College. He will be speaking about the tough situations early presidents faced in their lives and what we can learn from how they handled it. The program will begin at 6:30 pm in the Chester Inn State Historic Site and Museum’s Board Room. The program is free and open to the public!


This project is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission. For more information on the Chester Inn Museum, History Happy Hour, or the Heritage Alliance please call our office at 423.753.9580 or the Chester Inn Museum at 423.753.4580.  You can also contact the organization via email at  Additional information about the Heritage Alliance and its mission can be found online at Be sure to follow the Chester Inn and Heritage Alliance Facebook pages for updates about events at the Chester Inn and other Heritage Alliance programs.