Diane Blankenship will speak on “Our Prairie Heritage” on Wednesday September 10th at 6:30 p.m. at the South Sioux City Public Library,
2121 Dakota Avenue, South
Sioux City, Nebraska.
"Our Prairie Heritage" - a program that is part of "
Prairie Heritage Week. Historic photos will be presented and also up-to-date
images regarding prairies and native plants in Iowa
Diane Blankenship is a prairie preservationist and natural historian who is associated with the Iowa Prairie Network and with her husband Bill, guided the development of the
of Discovery at the Lewis and Clark Interpretative
Center in . Sioux City, Iowa
Ms. Blankenship has collected historic nature images of the
Iowa prairie, as well as
her contemporary photos. Her
presentation shed new life on our prairie heritage, as well as our current
state of our prairie environment.
For more information on this event, you may contact Dave Mixdorf at the library, 402-494-7545 or firstname.lastname@example.org/.