President James Madison - History Comes Alive! – Thursday, January 24th, 10:30 – Noon. Come hear and see history come alive as historical reenactor Mr. Charles Wessinger entertains and educates us as our fourth President, James Madison. President Madison was an American statesman and Founding Father who served as President from 1809 to 1817. He is hailed as the "Father of the Constitution" for his pivotal role in drafting and promoting the United States Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Our St. Bridget 6th grade will join us for the presentation. A small contribution is requested. (Parish Commons).