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Alaskan Odyssey: Cruising the Inside Passage and Beyond

February 13, 2014 at 12:53 PM

You are invited to attend this special event on Thursday, February 20 from 7-8:30 pm. Lisa Wemett and Terry Mulee guide us as we explore our 49th state via a round trip cruise from Seattle, Washington. The forested islands along the Inside Passage give way to the raw beauty of the Hubbard Glacier and Tracy Arm. Discover the Native Tlingit culture at remote Icy Strait Point, the Gold Rush days of Ketchikan and Juneau, and the Russian influences on Kodiak and Sitka. From the cosmopolitan port of Anchorage to the wildlife centers in Homer and Kodiak, find out why Alaska is truly the Great Land. Register for this program at http://www.libraryinsight.com/eventdetails.asp?jx=gzp&lmx=562178&v=3

This special event complements the Writers and Books Program, If All of Rochester Read the Same Book.  This year’s selection, The Snow Child, is author Eowyn Ivey’s debut novel.  Put a copy on hold at http://bit.ly/1lK1doZ . Complimentary copies of Writers and Books Reader’s Guide and Calendar of Events associated with this book are available at the Reference Desk at HPL.

 

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