“From Gold to Uranium: a History of Mining in and near Oregon’s High Desert” is the title of the talk to be presented by Jeff LaLande, Co-Editor-in-Chief of the Oregon Encyclopedia, taking place at the Lake County library on Thursday, June 12 at 7 p.m.
The event is free and open to all ages, held in the community room of the main library in Lakeview. It is an interactive experience, a chance to test local history knowledge with a trivia contest and learn about some of the unique historic attributes of Lake County.
The program is presented by the Oregon Encyclopedia and Lake County Libraries in partnership with the Oregon Historical Society and Oregon Council of Teachers of English. The meeting is supported in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, administered by the Oregon State Library.
The Oregon Encyclopedia is an online resource of the state’s significant people, places, events and institutions, and is available online at www.oregonencyclopedia.org.
The library is located at 26 S. G St. For more information please contact the library at 541-947-6019.