What did the pioneers eat? How did the cook their food? What utensils did they use? Come and learn about this most basic aspect of life in the frontier! Mr. Monte Parks, from the Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center, will bring food that he has prepared and cooked over an open fire, will talk about smoking meat and much more. Date: Monday, Oct. 13, 7:00 pm. All adults invited. This program is presented in conjunction with this year's Gulf Coast Reads selection,Remember Ben Clayton, by Stephen Harrigan.
Title to be discussed: Remember Ben Clayton, by Stephen Harrigan. Date of meeting: Tuesday, October 14, 6:30pm. Summary: "Exiled to Texas with his grown daughter, sculptor Francis “Gil” Gilheaney is commissioned to create a statue for a man who recently lost his son in WWI. But as work on the statue progresses, secrets slowly reveal themselves and Gil’s fragile family threads begin to fray." This is a Gulf Coast Reads selection.
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