Join us for an evening of readings to celebrate 150 years of Willa Cather, one of the most significant and treasured American writers of the 20th century.
Cather crystallized the spirit of the American West with a singular voice i...
Topic — Allied with the Allies - Canada, UK, Australian, and WWI Records
Speaker — Debra Dudek
Examine the abundant resources, service files, and information for service men and women who served in Canadian, UK, Austr...
Topic — Imperial Entrepreneurs: Exploiting the Roman Empire for Private Profit
While everyone knows the Romans were good at looting and pillaging, they were also adept at subtler means of wealth extraction.
This talk will ...
Topic — Free and Useful Sites for Genealogy Research
Speaker — Dick Cooper
Learn about some websites that can enhance your genealogy research ... without breaking your budget!
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Topic — Iowa's Ethnic Heritage, or "Who Do You Think We Are?"
Speaker — John Liepa, Prof. Emeritus/History & Political Science, Des Moines Area Community College
Enjoy the unfolding and changing adventure of Iowa’s imm...