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Jamie Poorman “Of Wind & Sky”

September 14 @ 2:00 pm

Join Jamie Poorman to explore the life and legacy of Illinois Author and pony-lover Marguerite Henry. Henry was born in Milwaukee in 1902 and moved to Illinois after her marriage, writing many of her most famous works here. She published 59 books, mostly animal tales for children. Henry was an avid library user and conducted in-depth research before visiting the places that inspired her stories. Her works won many awards, including the Newbery Medal.

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Date:
September 14
Time:
2:00 pm
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Venue

Jefferson County Historical Village
1411 N. 27th St.
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864 United States
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(618) 246-0033
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Jamie Poorman "Of Wind & Sky" - Mt. Vernon, IL Tourism