Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Presentation of the Grand Opera House & other WI Opera Houses with author Brian Leahy Doyle!
7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 20 at the Oshkosh Public Library, under the Dome
He will present his new book: Encore! The Renaissance of Wisconsin Opera Houses. His book and presentation highlight the Grand Opera House in Oshkosh.
The Program is co-sponsored by the Oshkosh Public Library, Winnebago County Historical and Archaeological Society, Grand Opera House and Wisconsin Historical Society Press.
Tuesday, October 06, 2009
Sunday, October 04, 2009
Thursday, October 01, 2009
Sneed B. Collard III is a biologist, computer scientist, and author. The son of biologists, he fell in love with the natural world at an early age, watching whales with his mother and catching snakes, turtles, and fish with his father.
In his writing, he draws from both his formal education, as well as from extensive travels to the Middle East, Asia, Australia, Central America, and other parts of the world. Author of more than 30 children’s books, Sneed seeks not only to educate, entertain, and inspire children, but also to empower them to effect positive change. In addition to writing, he is also an active speaker. He has won many speaking awards and addresses thousands of students and educators each year about writing and the environment. (source: http://www.charlesbridge.com/contributorinfo.cfm?ContribID=34)