“It Happened in Ohio”: Fascinating Facts About a State with an Extraordinary History

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Community Room

Event Details

Description: For a smallish state, Ohio has had an enormous impact on the history of our country. From prehistoric times to today, an amazing number of important things have started here, been invented here, happened here, and gone on from here to change the world. Come and learn about Native American Ohio, Ohio as the first frontier, Ohio and the Civil War, Ohio and important social movements, famous and memorable Ohio men and women from Annie Oakley to General Grant to Jesse Owens to Paul Newman, Ohio and the Amish, Ohio triumphs and tragedies, and weird and unusual Ohio facts and trivia. You‘ll even learn (in case you ever wondered) why Ohio is called “The Buckeye State.”

Event Type(s): Author Visits
Age Group(s): Adults, Lifelong Learners
Presenter: Carol Cartaino
David Senatore
(937) 463-2665