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America & the West During the Orphan Train Era
7:00 PM
Boise Public Library
Join BSU history professor John Bieter to learn more about America and the West during the time of the Orphan Train program. This discussion of westward expansion and mid-to-late 19th Century America should give a deeper understanding of Christina Baker Kline's Orphan Train, this year's selection for the 2016 Read Me Treasure Valley one-book program. Bieter will be at the Main Library on Thursday, February 24, 7:00-8:30 p.m. in the third floor Marion Bingham Room.

The program is presented in partnership with the Idaho State Historical Archives as part of the 2016 Read Me Treasure Valley one-book program. For more information, call 972-8255 or visit www.boisepubliclibrary.org/calendar. The Main Library is located at 715 South Capitol Boulevard in downtown Boise.

Age Group: All Ages
Venue: Boise Public Library
Address: 715 S. Capitol Blvd Boise, ID 83702
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Phone: (208) 384-4076

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