2021 Winter Lecture Series - "Harriet Quimby, Michigan's New Woman Aviator""
6865 W Hickory Rd
Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Contact: Fred Colgren, Director of Education
Phone: (269) 671-5089
**Please Note: Due to government capacity restrictions, we are limited to 50 people attending the lectures in person. Please follow the registration link to RSVP to the lecture. Most lectures will also be streamed via Facebook Live.
The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5.00/person if you're only coming to take in the Lecture!
"Harriet Quimby, Michigan's New Woman Aviator" by Robert Myers -- Director of Education, Historical Society of Michigan
Bob Myers is the Director of Education for the Historical Society of Michigan. He oversees the Society’s educational programs, including its Michiganders on the Road history tours, History Hounds lecture series, History Skills Workshops, and Michigan History Day for students. He holds a BA in history from Alma College and an MA in history from Western Michigan University. He has authored numerous books, including Lost on the Lakes: Shipwrecks of Berrien County and Adeline and Julia: Growing Up in Michigan and on the Kansas Frontier, and his articles have appeared in Michigan History Magazine, Chronicle, and Michigan Historical Review. He and his wife live in Grand Ledge where they are restoring their third old house, this one a 1903 Colonial Revival.