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Armchair Travels

Parks in Montana and the Dakotas:  Where the Buffalo Roam 

2023-12-07 13:00:00 2023-12-07 14:30:00 America/Chicago Armchair Travels Take a tour of the parks of the Dakotas and Montana with expert traveler Nancy McCully. Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium

Thursday, December 07
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Add to Calendar 2023-12-07 13:00:00 2023-12-07 14:30:00 America/Chicago Armchair Travels Take a tour of the parks of the Dakotas and Montana with expert traveler Nancy McCully. Wilmette Public Library - Auditorium

Take a tour of the parks of the Dakotas and Montana with expert traveler Nancy McCully.

The Dakotas and Montana are filled with wide-open spaces where the buffalo still roam. Hear about these majestic mammals while we travel the Badlands of North and South Dakota, see the four presidents carved into Mount Rushmore, and tour the majestic mountains of Glacier National Park. Learn about legendary figures of the western frontier like Lewis and Clark, Theodore Roosevelt, Crazy Horse, and Sitting Bull.

Armchair Travels is generously funded with a gift from the Rutherford Family Trust.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Presentation |

TAGS: | Armchair Travels |

Wilmette Public Library

Phone: 847-256-5025

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About the branch

From the south: Go north on Green Bay Road. Turn left on Wilmette Ave. Turn right on Park Ave. Library is located on the corner of Wilmette Ave. and Park Ave. Parking lot is on the north side of the building. 

From the north: Go south on Green Bay Road. Turn right on Wilmette Ave. Turn right on Park Ave. Library is located on the corner of Wilmette Ave. and Park Ave. Parking lot is on the north side of the building.

From I-94 (Edens Expressway):from the South - exit at Lake Ave. East. Go east on Lake Ave. a little over 2 miles. Turn right on Park Ave. • from the North - exit at Rt. 41/Skokie Blvd. Turn left (east) on Lake Ave. Go east on Lake Ave. a little over 2 miles. Turn right on Park Ave. 


Mass transit options include CTA, Metra, and Pace.

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