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29th Annual Buckeye Book Fair: History & People of Ohio
November 5, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Ohio Humanities is pleased to announce a grant award to the Buckeye Authors Book Fair Committee in support of the 29th annual Buckeye Book Fair, Sat. Nov. 5, 2016, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. The History & People of Ohio theme will showcase the state’s rich history through literary and visual forms of expression. Novelist Nancy Roe Pimm will present a unique presentation about a world record setter from Newark that few know of — Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock. In 1964, the amateur pilot set a record as the first woman to successfully fly solo around the world. The presentation is 1:30 p.m. Sat. Nov. 5, 2016, in the Fisher Auditorium, Wooster, Ohio.
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This program is made possible, in part, by Ohio Humanities, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of Ohio Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.