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Irish in the Industries (Zoom webinar)

17540 W Laraway Rd Joliet, IL

Dates: Mar. 14, 2021
Times: 12:00pm-12:45pm
Location: Forest Preserve District of Will County, 17540 W Laraway Rd, Joliet, IL

*Please note this program is being offered virtually via Zoom.*** With St. Patrick's Day approaching, let's celebrate by learning about the hardworking Irish who drove our industries. In this Zoom webinar, an interpretive naturalist will share the stories of the Irish who helped develop this area by working in the industries of canal building and steel manufacturing. We'll discuss why the Irish settled here and their role in the area's economy. Fee: Free! Age: Ages 16 or older. Registration is required: The meeting ID and password for the Zoom session will be sent via email after registration.

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