Library Programs

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Civil War Living History Day at the Smoky Hill Library

Category: Library Programs Date Posted: Monday, March 28, 2011 By: Ronnie McKay

When: Sunday, April 10th
Where: Smoky Hill Library
What: Civil War Living History display and demonstrations.

The Arapahoe Library District is presenting a Civil War Living History Day at Smoky Hill Library on Sunday, April 10th.

Come one, come all, and enjoy a pleasant Sunday afternoon from 11am to 4pm (or later) by stepping back in time for some hands-on history and the sights, sounds (and smells) of camp, drill, and black gunpowder!

The Arapahoe Library District has joined with the Castle Rock Civil War Unit in presenting this event for all their patrons county-wide. This is a “BIG DEAL” for all of us since it will occur two days before the 150th Anniversary of the firing on Ft. Sumter which started the Civil War.

There will be blank-firing of muskets and cannons on the grounds, as soldier's tents, and horses for the Cavalry display.

The agenda for the event is as follows, for...

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Library Search Website

Category: Library Programs Date Posted: Sunday, August 9, 2009 By: Lynette Lembke

Rather than go to individual library websites to search their catalog for a book, just type in the title and your zip code here and they locate the book at any/every library within a 500-mile radius! Visit