Morrison Nature Center at Star K Ranch

Free In-Person Book Club at Morrison Nature Center (Ages 16+) – October 2021

Morrison Nature Center at Star K Ranch in Aurora, Colorado, has a free in-person book club on October 16, 2021, from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The book club is for ages 16+.  Spots are limited so we recommend registering as early as possible.

The book of the month for October is The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America by Timothy Egan.  The book club will discuss the topic, themes, characters, and more!

What is The Big Burn:  Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America about? In 1910, there was a fire, Big Burn, that ravaged Idaho, Montana, and Washington.  The book is an hour-by-hour recount of the battle to contain the fire.  The book also discusses the history of the Forest Service.   The Big Burn:  Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America is the ironic story of how the Big Burn actually saved forests.

Listen to the NPR Author Interview of Timothy Egan – Teddy Roosevelt And The ‘Burn’ That Saved Forests to learn more about the Big Burn and the book.

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Library – We recommend checking to see if your local library has the book.  It is free!

Amazon – The book is available through Amazon as a paperback and a Kindle download. Visit the page The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America on Amazon to read a full description, check current pricing, and order the book.

Register For The Book Club

Visit the Official City of Aurora – The Big Burn: Teddy Roosevelt and the Fire that Saved America In-Person Book Club webpage for details and registration.

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Date

Oct 16 2021
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Time

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Morrison Nature Center

Location

Morrison Nature Center
16002 E Smith Rd, Aurora, Colorado 80011

Organizer

City of Aurora
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