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WHAT’S HAPPENING: Nixon sandwich speaker; personal assistant training | Entertainment
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WHAT’S HAPPENING: Nixon sandwich speaker; personal assistant training | Entertainment

Nixon sandwich topic of history gatheringSULLIVAN — Stories about the day Richard Nixon spoke to thousands at Sullivan's Buffalo Celebration during his presidential campaign in 1960 will be presented by Steve Jenne at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept 15, at the Moultrie County History Center, 1303 Hamilton St., Sullivan.Jenne of Springfield, formerly of Sullivan, was a Boy Scout acting as security during one of the biggest events in Sullivan's history. He picked up Nixon's half-eaten sandwich, took it home and put it in the freezer. Many years later, Jenne and the sandwich appeared on the "The Tonight Show" and "I Got a Secret" in New York, among other venues. "The Sandwich that Changed My Life", a book by Scot England, will be available.The public is invited to attend.Personal as...
Column: Creative Aging returns to library | Local entertainment
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Column: Creative Aging returns to library | Local entertainment

Sheridan Fulmer Public Library is pleased to announce we are once again offering arts-based programming to enrich the lives of older adults age 55 and older in Sheridan County through the Creative Aging in Wyoming Public Libraries Project.This is a series of free classes focused on skill-building and social interaction, intended for those 55 years or better. A trained teaching artist will conduct the class, offering instruction for all skill levels. Class size is very small, usually around 10 students, in order to ensure each participant has the opportunity to work with the instructor during the classes. In order to remove financial barriers, all materials ...