For Immediate Release
For more information, media representatives should contact:
Betsy Kellums, Historic Preservation Specialist
Community Development Department
The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission kicks off the free 2018 History Brown Bag Series held on the 4th Thursday of each month from January through October, noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 25th.
Dean Curtis, a Greeley resident since 2000 and a retired 42-year veteran of the oil and natural gas industry, presents “The Boston Tea Party of 1773”. Mr. Curtis will discuss the public sentiment at this time in history, the growing animosity between the American Patriots and the British government, the events leading to the destruction of the tea, and how the Boston Tea Party played a key role in igniting the American Revolution. The presentation will be held in the Community Room at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th Street.
Following are the many offers a part of the 2018 History Brown Bag series. All presentations will be held at the Greeley History Museum, 714 8th Street, in the Community Room.
The Boston Tea Party of 1773, Dean Curtis
Colorado’s Deadliest Floods, Darla Sue Dollman
Dent Site, Bob Brunswig
WWII and Holocaust Awareness, TBD
Endangered Places Program in Colorado, Kim Grant
George Houston, Early Greeley and Entertainment and Meeker’s Influence, Kenneth Jones
Young Chautauquans Perform, Young Chautauquans
Colorado’s Midcentury Schools, Angela Smelker
Jewish Community of Atwood, Nomi Johnson
America’s Greatest Battle, Ron Edgerton
For more information, contact Betsy Kellums in the Historic Preservation Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 350-9222.