November 22, 2020

Helen Keller: A Life Nearly Lost

Where: Zoom

When: Tuesday, November 24 at 10:00am

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Visit the Library website to register for the Zoom program.

Meet one of America’s most inspirational women, Helen Keller, as portrayed by Jessica Michna. Helen Keller, the first deaf blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree, was also a world-famous speaker and author who met every U.S. President from Grover Cleveland to Lyndon Johnson. You are invited to participate via Zoom. Visit the websites of the Center or the Library to register.

(Note: due to unforeseen circumstances, the originally scheduled program, Mittens on the Tree, will not be presented. This will be a video recording.)

This program is co-sponsored by the DeForest Area Community & Senior Center, DeForest Area Historical Society and DeForest Area Public Library.

 

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October 29, 2020

The Roaring Twenties: A Decade of Unique Women’s Fashions.

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For a limited time in the Historical Society Gallery there is a display of dresses, hats, and popular music from the Roaring Twenties.

The items are from the Society’s Collection.

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October 29, 2020

Storage Boxes for Many Uses

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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.

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