The T.B. Scott Library, 106 W. First St., in Merrill, will host an Writer Chat with award- profitable science writer Scott Spoolman on Monday, Sept 26, 2022, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. of their Group Room. Spoolman will current on: Wisconsin Waters: the Historical Historical past of Lakes, Rivers and Waterfalls. His discuss will embrace tales from his not too long ago printed guide by the identical title. There isn’t a cost for his presentation. Refreshments will probably be served.
Spoolman invitations attendees to discover Wisconsin’s many and diversified waterways and to study of how they got here to be as they’re as we speak. From the placid Mississippi, to waterfalls crashing over onerous rock ledges close to Lake Superior, to life bursting forth in one of many world’s largest freshwater marshes, these waterways every have a captivating story to inform. He’ll embrace readings from the tales and from the journey guides that observe every story, serving to readers to get out and discover every website on their very own.
Books will probably be out there for buy and Spoolman is completely happy to signal copies of the guide after the presentation.
“The library depends extensively on native help for packages and logistical preparations made within the background,” mentioned Laurie A. Ollhoff, Interim Library Director on the T.B. Scott Library. “The library is grateful to space residents and native companies. On this occasion, a thanks goes out to AmericInn for offering complimentary resort lodging for writer Scott Spoolman. We couldn’t do it with out all of you.”
Spoolman is a science author who has targeted on the environmental sciences, particularly these tales of pure science and the atmosphere associated to Wisconsin and surrounding states. He grew up in northern Wisconsin and earned a grasp’s diploma from the College of Minnesota Faculty of Journalism with an emphasis on science reporting. He has co-authored a number of editions of a collection of environmental science textbooks. His not too long ago printed books are Wisconsin Waters: the Historical Historical past of Lakes, Rivers, and Waterfalls, the award-winning Wisconsin State Parks: Extraordinary Tales of Geology and Pure Historical past, each printed by the Wisconsin Historic Society Press, and Wisconsin Rocks: A Information to Geologic Websites within the Badger State, printed by Mountain Press Publishing Co.