Event

Talking Books Discussion Group: Travels with George

Wednesday, July 20, 2022
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cosmos Room

Author Nathaniel Philbrick retraces George Washington's journey as a new president through all 13 former colonies.

Written at a moment when America's founding figures are under increasing scrutiny, Travels with George: In Search of Washington and His Legacy paints a picture of 18th-century America that was as divided and fraught as it is today.

This is a hybrid event with the option to participate remotely on Zoom. Limited to 20 in-person participants who must follow the library's pandemic safety guidance. If you are interested in participating on Zoom, indicate your interest in the registration form and we will email the Zoom event link after registration has closed.

Registration closes at 10 am the day of the event. If you have questions about this event after registration has closed, please email the events team or call the library at 847-673-7774.

Find Travels With George in the library catalog.

Registration begins July 1.