“What can we do to get our children interested in history?” It may seem simplistic, but telling family stories really is the best way. However, since youngsters do not yet have historical perspective of many years lived, we must use a little effort and ingenuity to give them “hooks” on which to hang the family history. Physical objects, activities, and use of their senses, connected with family stories will help interest them as well as help them remember. Want them to know a
Tonight, at 6:30 p.m., Stephanie Zinn will review her book, Emma's War. Loosely based on the true story of a Michigan woman that enlisted as a soldier in the Civil War. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Free Admission.