Licking County: CW150 @ Your Library, National Library Week

By cmccune, posted on January 28th, 2011.

[ April 10, 2011 to April 16, 2011. ] Join the Licking County Library for a variety of Civil War related activities and program during National Library Week. Special reading programs with prizes, exhibits, and book discussions relating to the Civil War are fun and educational for visitors of all ages. Guest speakers will also be present throughout the week including a Confederate medic […]

Pataskala: Civil War Letter Reading

By cmccune, posted on January 28th, 2011.

[ February 17, 2011; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] This touching reading is hosted by the West Licking Historical Society and features John Cox, Pataskala resident and teacher, speaking on the original letters received from a member of his family during the Civil War. This event is free and open to the public.

Location: United Methodist Church of Pataskala: Beeson Fellowship Hall, 458 South Main […]

“Trouble Don’t Last” by Shelley Pearsall: A Choose to Read Ohio Toolkit

By Kristina, posted on May 17th, 2010.

This toolkit is for classes or other groups reading “Trouble Don’t Last” by Shelley Pearsall. “Trouble Don’t Last” is the story of Samuel and Harrison, two slaves on a Kentucky farm, who are in search of freedom and Samuel’s mother when they escape to Canada via the Underground Railroad in this novel set in 1859.
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