Author Jerry Apps

The 2019 Fox Cities Book Festival begins on Monday, October 7, and runs through Sunday, October 13.

The Elisha D. Smith Public Library is honored to host:

Saturday, October 12, at 1:00 pm read the book

Jerry Apps (Non-Fiction, Nature)
The Civilian Conservation Corps in Wisconsin -Between 1933 and 1942, the Civilian Conservation Corps, a popular New Deal relief program, was at work across America. During the Great Depression, young men lived in rustic CCC camps planting trees, cutting trails, and reversing the effects of soil erosion. Apps will describe the CCC’s work in the Badger State, from the Northwoods to the Driftless Area.

Other authors presenting at the Library:

Saturday, October 12, at 3:00pm
Steve Betchkal (Non-Fiction, Nature)
A Walk West: Rediscovering America’s National Parks a Step at a Time

This information may change. Follow the festival on Facebook. Or check the Fox Cities Book Festival for news.

All programs at the Elisha D. Smith Public Library are free and for everyone. Those with special needs are encouraged to call the library office at 920.967.3662 within 24 hours of an event to assure that specific needs with regards to parking, building and meeting room accessibility are met.

Todos los programas de la Biblioteca Elisha D. Smith son gratuitos y para todos. Aquellos con necesidades especiales pueden llamar a la oficina de la biblioteca 920.967.3662 con 24 horas de anticipación a un evento para asegurar que las necesidades específicas de parqueo, acceso al edificio o acceso a las salas de reunión puedan ser satisfechas. The library’s main program room is equipped with a hearing loop, which will transmit to headphone receivers that are available upon request or to your own hearing device with a t-coil.

Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 1:00pm
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