Month: October 2020

October 29, 2020 HistoryAdmin

Including boxes for cigars, stationery, recipes, candy, and more.  All from the Society’s Collection. The display case is located in the library outside the DeForest Area Historical Society’s gallery. This collection can be viewed for a limited time during library hours.

October 13, 2020 HistoryAdmin

Where: Zoom When: Tuesday, October 27 at 10:00 am Visit the Library website to register for the Zoom program. Eleanor Roosevelt, as portrayed by Jessica Michna, shares with the audience her tragedies and triumphs. Born into the opulent wealth of America’s “Golden Age” she would grow from the shy, homely orphan into a confident, driven woman. Annealed by personal tragedy, she would emerge as a champion of civil rights, author, and stateswoman. Co-sponsored by the…