March 14, Noon
Using photographs, prison records and newspaper articles, Christine Reid presents the sensational stories of women like Winnie Ruth Judd and Eva Wilbur Cruz incarcerated at the Arizona State Prison in Florence. Christine Reid is a writer and researcher at the Pinal County Historical Society.
The Navajo Code Talkers
April 11, Noon
Learn how a select group of young Navajo men used the Navajo language to devise a secret code that the enemy never deciphered. Luara Tohe, a Diné/Navajo, is Professor with Distinction in Indigenous Literature at Arizona State University and is the Poet Laureate of the Navajo Nation for 2015-2019
Lived By an American Cowboy and Rancher
May 9, Noon
The 200,000 acre Lazy B cattle ranch in southern Arizona and New Mexico was homesteaded in 1880. H Alan Day, third generation to grow up on the ranch explores the ranching and cowboying life from the chuck wagon years of his youth through the 40 years that he managed the Lazy B.