Kevin Wood is Abraham Lincoln

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Event Category: Special Adult Program

Target Audience: Adults (18+), all ages welcome

Meet Kevin Wood of Oak Park, IL as he portrays President Abraham Lincoln. Hear about our nation’s twelve turbulent years from 1854-1865. Some of Mr. Lincoln’s best-known speeches and writings, including his “House Divided” speech, his First and Second Inaugural addresses, his Gettysburg Address, and his Emancipation Proclamation will be included.

Presentation with question & answer session and reception to follow.

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