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Snapshots of History and Prehistory along the Dolores River

The path of the Dolores River from the Paradox Valley to the Gateway area has witnessed human activity for well over a thousand years. This talk will summarize some of the noteworthy places, individuals, and activities that took place in the region. Mesa County Libraries Librarian Ike Rakiecki will deliver the presentation.

About the Presenter:

Ike Rakiecki enjoys studying local history and oversees the Rashleigh Regional History Collection at the Central Library.

Learn why early settlers called the Paradox Valley the "slaughterhouse of the West."

Date:
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Time:
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Campus:
Palisade Branch
Categories:
  Adult  

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