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One Book - One Lincoln - 2006

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Special Programs or Events


Two special programs were held at various public libraries during October 2006 tied in to the themes of The Devil in the White City.

This list of special programs and events is available on this web page and as a handout at all Lincoln City Libraries. All events are free and open to the public, and we encourage you to attend!

THE SCIENCE OF PROFILING

Sunday, October 15 2006, 2:00 p.m.
Gere Branch Library
2400 S. 56th St.

Gary Plank, profiler for the Nebraska State Patrol, will provide information about techniques used by law enforcement agencies to identify serial criminals.

Discussion of the book will follow this presentation.

CHICAGO'S INFLUENCE ON LINCOLN ARCHITECTURE

Sunday, October 29 2006, 2:00 p.m.
Eiseley Branch Library
1530 Superior St.

Ed Zimmer, Lincoln-Lancaster County Planning Department, Historic Preservation, will discuss and provide illustrations of local architecture which was influenced by Chicago architecture at the turn of the century.

Discussion of the book will follow this presentation.

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