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View Tour

A video tour is available for you to see before and after at the American Legion Memorial Building used as the National Guard Armory until 2001. Then it was sold to the city of Atlantic for $1. To save it, ARISE purchased for…

TOUR AMERICAN LEGION MEMORIAL BUILDING

You are invited to tour the American Legion Memorial Building (the Armory) on Sunday, March 21 at 2 pm. Stay home, put your feet up, get comfortable and Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4720710784 Steve Livengood leads the video tour beginning with history of the Building.…

Remnants of Prohibition

  Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4720710784 REMNANTS OF PROHIBITION In Iowa the dilemma of prohibition did not easily resolve itself nor did it simply fade away. Dr Lisa Ossian reminds us of the effects of Prohibition on Iowans and resulting legislation following the end…

THE HOME FRONTS, WORLD WAR II

Dr. Lisa Ossian will be telling about the ways Iowa supplied War Bond funds, food, bullets, bombs and other military supplies during WWII Sunday, January 17 at 2 pm.   ARISE is inviting you to the scheduled Zoom meeting. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/4720710784…

OH,SAY CAN YOU SEE?

A new large projection screen has been installed. It is motorized because of the size. Funds were provided by Cass County Foundation. The projector had to be move farther back to allow images to be larger. Thanks to Steve for all the work.…