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- 10:00 am – 10:30 am, April 16, 2021 – La Hora del Cuento Virtual en Español
- 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, April 17, 2021 – NEA Big Read / One Book One Valley Author Event with Hope Jahren, Author of Lab Girl
- 10:00 am – 10:30 am, April 17, 2021 – Virtual Bilingual Story time
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52 minutes agoLearn more about Hope Jahren, author of "Lab Girl", this Saturday, April 17 at 10 a.m. Register for the Keynote Author Event here: www.bit.ly/NEABigReadsEvent ABOUT THE AUTHORHope Jahren is an award-winning scientist who has been pursuing independent research in paleobiology since 1996, when she completed her PhD at University of California Berkeley and began teaching and researching first at the Georgia Institute of Technology and then at Johns Hopkins University. She is the recipient of three Fulbright Awards and is one of four scientists, and the only woman, to have been awarded both of the Young Investigator Medals given within the Earth Sciences. She was a tenured professor at the University of Hawaii in Honolulu from 2008 to 2016, where she built the Isotope Geobiology Laboratories, with support from the National Science Foundation, the Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health. She currently holds the J. Tuzo Wilson professorship at the University of Oslo, Norway. ...
24 hours agoDon't forget to register for the NEA Big Read | OBOV Keynote Author Event.More than half a dozen Big Read communities from around the United States will join online for an insightful and inspiring lecture by Hope Jahren.This event is presented in partnership with Academy of Lifelong Learning at Lincoln Land Community College; Chillicothe Public Library; Maryland Public Television; Morton Public Library District; One Book, One Valley (Eagle County, Colorado); and Orange County Library System.Register Here:www.miamibookfaironline.com/event/lab-girl-author-hope-jahren-delivers-the-big-read-2021-keynote-... ...
1 day ago#TBT - ORAL HISTORY - VAIL VALLEY VOICESHANNA "ANN" AND JOSEF "PEPI" LANGEGGERAnn and Pepi Langegger were both born in Europe and survived the ravages of World War II. In the aftermath, they individually migrated to North America, and subsequently, met and married in Chicago. They removed to Vail circa 1966. The Langeggers were involved in several landmark restaurants of Vail. Drawn to the Austrian ski and hospitality culture, the Langeggers helped establish the European mountain community feel of Vail.Listen to Ann and Pepi's Oral History Interview by Walter Gallacher.vail.marmot.org/Archive/vail%3A464/Audio?searchId=122442961&recordIndex=2&page=1 ...Vail Public Library was live.
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