The Americus Township Library will be hosting Dianne Bedner Smith for a book signing on November 13th. She will be at the library from 1 to 5pm. There will be 25 books and are available for order via Amazon. All money raised goes to the NLC Veterans Memorial.
Amelia Earhart was born in Atchison, Kansas, on July 24, 1897. She was the 16th woman to be issued a pilot’s license. She was, also, the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean in 1928. To learn more about her life, go to http://www.biography.com/people/amelia-earhart-9283280.
On this day in 1861, Kansas became the 34th state to join the Union. To learn more about Kansas Day, check out this link to the Kansas Historical Society: http://www.kshs.org/kansapedia/kansas-day/16773