The Children's Blizzard: TIllman Hill Adult Book Club

Thousands of impoverished Northern European immigrants were promised that the prairie offered "land, freedom, and hope." The disastrous blizzard of 1888 revealed that their free homestead was not a paradise but a hard, unforgiving place governed by natural forces they neither understood nor controlled, and America's heartland would never be the same.

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Tillman D. Hill meeting room