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"We Stand on Their Shoulders": A History of Wisconsin Women and Voting

Apr 6 - Apr 19 :: Villa Louis :: Prairie du Chien
Explore the moments when women in Wisconsin gained political rights through the Wisconsin Historical Society's newest traveling display.

CANCELLED - Odd and Unusual Artifacts of Wisconsin History

Apr 6 :: People's United Methodist Church :: Oregon
Join the Society's lead curator for a presentation on the odd and unusual stories of Wisconsin history as represented in the Society’s collections.

CANCELLED - Wisconsin's John Muir: An Exhibit Celebrating the Centennial of the National Park Service

Apr 6 - May 1 :: Heritage Hill State Park :: Green Bay
Commemorate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service by visiting the traveling display from the Wisconsin Historical Society.
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CANCELLED - The Making of Pioneer Wisconsin

Apr 6 :: Neenah Public Library :: Neenah
Author Michael E. Stevens offers a unique and intimate glimpse into the lives of Wisconsin's early settlers.
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CANCELLED - Banning DDT: How Citizen Activists in Wisconsin Led the Way

Apr 7 :: E.D. Locke Public Library :: McFarland
Author Bill Berry will discuss the history of Wisconsin's efforts in banning the pesticide DDT
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CANCELLED - Out of the Northwoods: The Many Lives of Paul Bunyan

Apr 7 :: Bethel Lutheran Church :: Madison
Discover the origins of the legend of Paul Bunyan and hear some of the earliest authentic Bunyan stories.

Storytime Live! Susan Apps-Bodilly reads from her children's book "One Room Schools"

Apr 8 :: Online Webinar ::
Join WHS Press on Facebook LIVE for our new Wednesday morning storytime series!

Storytime at the Museum

Apr 9 :: Wisconsin Historical Museum :: Madison
Join the Wisconsin Historical Museum for a series of free storytime events featuring books that celebrate diversity, friendship, and community.
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CANCELLED - Milwaukee Mayhem: Murder and Mystery in the Cream City's First Century

Apr 9 :: Delafield Public Library :: Delafield
Join author Matthew Prigge to uncover the little-remembered and rarely told history of the underbelly of a Midwestern metropolis.
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CANCELLED - The Wisconsin Story: 150 People, Places, and Turning Points that Shaped the Badger State

Apr 13 :: New Berlin Public Library :: New Berlin
Join author Dennis McCann for a series of engaging vignettes about everything Wisconsin.