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April 2018

Getting from Here to There: A History of Roads and Settlement in Vermont

April 16
7:00 pm
Maclure Library, Pittsford
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The difficulties of traveling in Vermont played a significant role in the state’s settlement, development, culture and politics. But Vermonters weren’t always eager to have good roads. Novelist Deborah Lee Luskin asks how is it we now drive cars in all seasons, in all weathers, in all corners of the state? Read More »


Life in a Jar: The Irena Sendler Project

April 30
6:00 pm
Maclure Library, Pittsford
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Dr. Jack Mayer tells the story of Irena Sendler, a holocaust hero who rescued 2,500 children from the Warsaw ghetto. Sendler’s story remained unknown after the war—until three Kansas teens uncovered a reference to her heroism 60 years later. Read More »

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