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'Return to Wake Robin' Event


Author Marnie Mamminga's mother,

Join the Wisconsin Historical Society and Wisconsin Public Radio for a "summer" evening in Madison beginning with a 6 pm reception on Thursday, February 20, at the Society's headquarters building, 816 State Street. Enjoy campfire snacks, beverages and a fireside chat with longtime WPR program host Jim Fleming, as you journey back to the golden age of Northwoods camps and cabins. Fleming will interview Marnie Mamminga, author of 'Return to Wake Robin: One Cabin in the Heyday of Northwoods Resorts,' along with actress and 'Chapter A Day' reader Susan Sweeney, voice of the audio edition of the book. Discounted hardcover and audio editions of "Return to Wake Robin," published by the Wisconsin Historical Society Press, will be available for purchase at the event.

Reservations Required by February 14

This event is free and open to all Wisconsin Historical Society members and all Wisconsin Public Radio listeners, but space is limited and reservations are required by February 14. Not a member of the Society? Learn more about the benefits of membership or join or renew now.


:: Posted January 30, 2014

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