Archive for Tag: free program

Shelter in Place Series: Selected Photos of the Lake Geneva Area

Register for this Zoom program by emailing rstrehlow@lakegeneva.lib.wi.us A photographic slide show of seldom seen images of the Geneva Lake area from the Seipp photograph collection. Images include vintage automobiles, sailing on Geneva Lake, Yerkes Observatory, Downtown Lake Geneva, and, of course, Black Point Estate. 

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Shelter in Place Series: Pull Up a Chair…Let’s Take a Walk

Register for this Zoom program by emailing rstehlow@lakegeneva.lib.wi.us How did Geneva Lake get started? We’ve got glaciers, Native Americans, water power, early settlers and prominent citizens, architectural gem and historic mileposts. “Walk” through 200 years of history from the comfort of your chair!  

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Shelter in Place Series: Why Old Places Matter

Register for this Zoom program by emailing rstrehlow@lakegeneva.lib.wi.us Dave Desimone of the Wisconsin Historical Society will explore why old places matter to people. People often feel deeply about old places, but lack the words to express why. Desimone brings these ideas together in evocative language and with examples...

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