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A History of the English Language: The Story of American English

When

Tuesday February 19, 2019: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Where

Westgate Branch: West Side Room

For Whom

Grade 8-Adult

Description

Learn about historical events and the various immigrant groups who have built our nation and our version of English. We'll look at just a few of the influences of the Spanish, French, Irish, pioneers, cowboys, vaudeville, movies, and two world wars, to name a few. 

Jim Glenn makes the English Language come alive! Drawing on his experience and skills as a teacher, speaker, actor, and storyteller he entertains and enlightens all who hear him. You won't want to miss it!