Local History/Interest Series with Tom Schulein
Fridays in September, 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Meets at the Senior Center (Assembly Room)
Register for each date online or call 319-356-5220
Presenter: Tom Schulein
September 17: History of Local Elementary Schools
When Iowa City was founded in 1839, were there public schools? What was the nature of early Iowa City elementary school buildings and for whom were they named? Tom will discuss these topics and the growth of Iowa City that necessitated the schools to be built.