Collecting the Valley: Stories from Happy Island and Old Meridean

January 18th, 2022 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Hosted Online via Zoom | Location: Wisconsin

Collecting the Valley: Stories from Happy Island and Old Meridean

January 18th, 2022 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Hosted Online via Zoom | Location: Wisconsin

Explore the origins and legacies of the families who found their place on “Happy Island” in this Zoom-based program. In her book, Where the Lilacs Grow, local author Jeanne Anderson has compiled a rich collection of stories and photos depicting late 19th century life in Old Meridean, once located at the center of the Chippewa River as it meanders through Dunn County.

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