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Lewis and Clark class canceled

“Lewis and Clark: Journey to Another America” class has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Interested in Lewis and Clark? Please visit the Northwest non-fiction section at the Library (Dewey numbers 978 and 979).

We also have DVDs about Lewis and Clark, including the Ken Burns’ documentary “Lewis & Clark: The Journey of the Corps of Discovery” (VDVD 978.021 BURNS, K) as well as the National Geographic video “Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West” (VDV 978.021 NATIONAL).

You may also be interested in the bicycling blog of our own Youth Services Librarian Terri Wortman. Terri rode the last 400 miles of the Lewis and Clark trail in May and took pictures and videos on her journey. lewisandclarkbiketour.wordpress.com/

For more information, contact the Reference Desk at 503-682-2744 or reference@wilsonvillelibrary.org.

Lewis and Clark class starts Tuesday, Oct. 11

Lewis and ClarkLewis and Clark: Journey to Another America

Discussions will explore the connections between issues of early 19th and 21st century America. View slides of original artifacts from the 200th anniversary touring Lewis & Clark exhibit and read works written by leading scholars.

Ages: High School through Adult
Dates: Tues. 10/11-11/1 (4 sessions)
Time: 1:00-2:00 PM
Location: Rose Room
Fee: $48 for class series
(There was a misprint in the Community Programs Guide. The class is $48, not $35)

Sign up online at www.oasisnet.org, by calling the library at 503-682-2744, or visiting the Circulation Desk.

Dewey Talks about biking the Lewis & Clark Trail on Thursday, August 18

Terri carrying her bike

On the road with Terri

What does it take to bicycle 400 miles? What sort of preparation would you need? Why would anyone do this?

Bicycle traveler and Youth Services Librarian Terri Wortman will talk on Thursday, August 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Oak Room about her adventures preparing for and then biking the Lewis and Clark Trail.

Read all about it on her blog: http://lewisandclarkbiketour.wordpress.com/

For more information about this free community event, please contact Andrea Erickson at 503-682-2744 or erickson@wilsonvillelibrary.org

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Dewey Talk: “Biking the Lewis and Clark Trail” with traveler Terri Wortman
Thursday, August 18
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Oak Room
Free