Collecting the Valley: Stories from Happy Island and Old Meridean
- Eau Claire, WI
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- Dates: January 18, 2022
- Location: Hosted Online via Chippewa Valley Museum
- Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
- Price: $10
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.