Dr. Jack Ballard will discuss his book Commander and Builder of Western Forts: The Life and Times of Major General Henry C. Merriam, with particular emphasis on General Merriam's relationship with nearby Fort Logan. Merriam was the first real commander of Fort Logan, and had the longest tenure as fort commander. Merriam's role in the 1890 Sioux uprising in South Dakota will also be highlighted.
Join us for refreshments and a lively discussion. Share your favorite authors and titles, and catch up on new releases and other mystery news. July: Plugged by Eion Colfer. August: Ice Princess by Camilla Lackberg.
Do you love science fiction, fantasy, horror, or graphic novels? This is the book club for you! Come geek out with us! July: The Windup Girl, Paolo Bacigalupi, August: Moonwalking with Einstein, Joshua Foer.