Free and open to the public—for general audiences of all ages
EVENT: RIDERS ON THE ORPHAN TRAIN
PLACE: MASON CO. LIBRARY—STRIBLING ROOM
TIME: FRIDAY, JULY 20, 2012 11:30 A.M.-1:00 P.M.
The Library Board is hosting a special presentation for the July 20 Brown-Bag Luncheon on July 20. Alison Moore and Phil Lancaster will present a multimedia program on the Orphan Trains. This virtually untold story recounts how 250,000 orphans and unwanted children were taken out of New York City and given away at train stations across America.