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Dollar a Day Boys

Jun. 25 @ 6:30 pm


Jun. 25
6:30 pm
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Neenah Public Library
240 East Wisconsin Avenue, Neenah, WI 54956 United States


Neenah Public Library

Dollar a Day Boys: A Musical Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps
Tuesday, June 25th at 6:30 p.m.
The Civilian Conservation Corps was a federal works program created by President Franklin Roosevelt in the heart of The Great Depression. During its nine-year run beginning in 1933, ninety-two thousand young men worked in Wisconsin camps.
Upper Peninsula based singer/storyteller Bill Jamerson will present a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps at the Neenah Public Library on Tuesday, June 25, at 6:30 pm. Jamerson will share stories about the CCC he has collected for 30 years, show a clip from his PBS film, read excerpts from his novel, and sing original songs with his guitar.
All interested individuals are welcome to attend this free event. If accommodations are needed to attend, please contact the library at least 24 hours in advance of the program. For more information, please contact the reference desk by phone: 920-886-6315, email: [email protected] or visit our website: www.neenahlibrary.org.
The Friends of the Neenah Public Library and the Neenah Public Library Trust Fund present the Concert Series. Donations to the Friends and the Trust Fund are always accepted and appreciated.