Minnesota’s Fabulous Firsts with Arn Kind - Sleepy Eye

Did you know that Minnesotans were the first to volunteer troops to fight in the Civil War? Did you know that a famous aviator, raised in Minnesota, was the first to make a solo, non-stop flight across the Atlantic? Did you know that Minnesotans fired the first shots at the beginning of America's involvement in the Pacific War of World War II? It’s all true! Learn the interesting and startling details of the who, what, when, where, why and how behind all of these astounding feats.

This event is made possible by a grant provided by the Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative and was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

For more information, please contact the Dyckman Free Library: 507.794.7655

Date

Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Target Audience

Sponsoring Library

Location

Dyckman Free Library, 345 Main St. W, Sleepy Eye, MN