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August 24, 2010 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Category: Lecture
Location: Houghton Lake Public Library
Cost: Free

The Houghton Lake Public Library will host a travelling exhibit from Aug. 21 - Sept. 24 titled “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War.” To pay tribute to this exhibit and further educate the community, the Library will host a lecture by Wayne Law Professor Robert Sedler on Aug. 24. The lecture is titled "The President, the Constitution and Civil Liberties: From Lincoln to Bush.”

"Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War," a traveling exhibition for libraries, was organized by the National Constitution Center and the American Library Association Public Programs Office. The traveling exhibition has been made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. "Lincoln: the Constitution and the Civil War" is based on an exhibition of the same name developed by the National Constitution Center.

Follow the link below to get more information on the traveling exhibit: http://philadelphia.about.com/od/thingstodo/ss/lincoln_exhibit_2.htm

Visit the Houghton Lake Public Library online at http://www.hlpl.org.





For more information about this event, please contact Donna Alward at (989) 366-9230.