Sunday, November 9 at 2:00 pm. Â Meet Eleanor Roosevelt, Wife, Mother and First Lady, 1905-1945.Â Performer Elena Dodd will bring a personal visit from Mrs.Â Roosevelt during the years of her marriage,Â ending with Franklin's death in 1945.Â During this time, Mrs. Roosevelt had a growing involvement in politics, social issues and the media andÂ she gradually emerged as an independent force in both her private and public life.Â Ms. [...]
Join us on Thursday, November 13 at 7:00 pm when New York Times Bestselling Author Chip Bishop will be here to talk about his latest book, Quentin and Flora:Â A Roosevelt and a Vanderbuilt in Love During the Great War.Â Â Â The compelling tale of Quentin Roosevelt, President Theodore Roosevelt's youngest son, and his secret fiancĂ©e, Flora Payne Whitney, is told in rich and absorbing detail.. For the centennial of the Great War, [...]
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All aspects of Theodore Roosevelt will be celebrated at Eldredge Public Library from Wednesday October 15th through Saturday, November 15th.Â If you think you know Teddy now, youâ€™re in for a surprise!Â Do you know TR the President, the soldier, the conservationist, the hunter, the rancher, the author, the naval strategist, the frail child, the devoted family man, the crime fighter, the inspiration for the teddy bear?Â Check out the [...]