Historian Jack Lufkin will talk about the Iowa presence in the First World War on the eve of the hundredth anniversary of the United States' entry into that conflict. Lufkin, a former state historian, is now curator at the Fort Des Moines Museum.
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Robert Downey, Jr. debuted as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's famous London sleuth in this 2009 film, also starring Jude Law as his friend and sidekick Dr. John Watson. Rachel McAdams, Mark Strong, and Eddie Marsan also starred for director Guy Ritchie.
The beloved Nicholas Sparks novel was brought to the big screen by director Nick Cassavetes in 2004. James Garner, Gena Rowlands, Ryan Gosling, and Rachel McAdams star in the tale of a couple's enduring romance over several decades.
Carly Raye, the 2017 Iowa Honey Queen, will discuss all aspects of beekeeping, from creating a hive to harvesting honey. Carly started beekeeping two years ago through the Iowa Honey Producers Association's Youth Scholarship Program and currently manages three hives of her own.