“Winter’s Children: A Celebration of Nordic Skiing” with author Ryan Rodgers

Presented by Washington County Historical Society at Washington County Heritage Center

Feb 23 2023
“Winter’s Children: A Celebration of Nordic Skiing” with author Ryan Rodgers

The mountains are calling! Author Ryan Rodgers will shine light on Nordic skiing traditions with a presentation on his book “Winter’s Children: A Celebration of Nordic Skiing!”

The story of Nordic skiing in the Midwest—its origins and history, its star athletes and races, and its place in the region’s social fabric and the nation’s winter recreation.

Winter’s Children traces Nordic skiing in the Midwest from its introduction in the late 1800s to its uncertain future in today’s changing climate. Generously illustrated, this is an engaging look at the earliest ski teams and touring clubs; the evolution of cross-country skis, gear, and fashion; and the

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  • Feb 23, 2023 at 07:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Thu)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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