History Speaks!

Monthly speaker series featuring informative, dynamic, and educational presentations followed by discussion on a variety of topics.

October through March.


 2pm Second Saturdays at The Museum and  2pm Third Thursdays at the Dorothy Powell Senior Center



October 8, 2016- “Arizona Ghost Towns” presented by Marshall Shore


**October 13, 2016- “Arizona’s Unsolved Mysteries”presented by Jane Eppinga


November 12, 2016-“Beautiful Games: American Indian Sport and Art” presented by Marcus Monenerkit


**November 17, 2016- “Dia de Los Muertos: A Celebration of Life and Death” presented by Elena Bjorkquist


December 10, 2016- “Native in a Strange Land: The Life of Mike Burns, Indian Scout” presented by Gregory McNamee


**December 15, 2016- “On the Arizona Frontier Ranch Medicine” presented by Jody Drake


January 14, 2017- “Don Chun Wo, Unofficial Mayor of Tucson’s Chinatown”presented by Li Yang  


**January 19, 2017- “Cowboys and Cowgirls: Icons of the American West” presented by Betsy Fahlman


February 11, 2017- “African American Pioneers of Arizona” presented by Akua Anokye


**February 16, 2017- “The Bronze Buckaroo: The Life Story of Herb Jeffries” presented by Steven Renzi


March 11, 2107- “Women of the Arizona Prison” presented by Christine Reid


**March 16, 2017- “A Boot in the Door: Pioneer Women Architects” presented by Nancy Parezo


** Program will be held at the Dorothy Powell Senior Center, 405 E. 6th St. Casa Grande, AZ 85122






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