Beaverton Historical Society Event for Tuesday, March 14, 2017 (7pm)
Author Michael McCloskey will share some of Oregon’s historical achievements from his new book, Oregon: A State that Stands Out.
Beaverton Lodge (12900 SW 9th Street, Beaverton)
Mr. McCloskey will make a presentation that lists the highlights of the some 500 points about Oregon in his book. This includes fun facts and little-known historical firsts, spanning dozens of fields from politics to nature conservation and the arts. McClosky’s book assesses how the state stacks up by national standards.
Michael McCloskey earned a law degree at the University of Oregon. After a forty-year career with the Sierra Club, he chaired Portland’s Heritage Tree program for eight years.
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