Anoka County Library will offer a look at what life was like for Army infantry soldiers during World War II. The 117th 30th Division Historical Re-enactor Unit will be displaying items that the U.S. Army infantry solider would see and use in the field, and will share their in-depth knowledge of World War II with visitors. This interactive, self-paced program will be at Rum River Library, 4201 6th Avenue in Anoka on Saturday, March 8, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
New York Times best-selling novelist John Sandford, author of nearly two dozen popular “Prey” novels, makes a guest appearance at Rum River Library as part of Anoka County Library’s Club Book series.
What could women do during the Civil War to show their patriotism? For many women, joining their local Soldiers’ Aid Society was the answer.