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Date:
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Time:
1:00pm - 2:30pm
Location:
Cherry Hills Library Cherry Hills Meeting Room
Categories:
Adults, History, Learn @ the Library, Local History, Performing Arts, Special Event

Ralph Estes presents Billy the Kid, a Chautauqua, made possible by the Friends forRalph Estes in hat with autoharp the Public Library, the New Mexico Humanities Council (nmhum.org), and the National Endowment for the Humanities.  A Chautauqua is an entertaining lecture and performance, bringing history to life.  The technique is named for the resort in Chautauqua, NY, where adults on vacation could learn, beginning in 1874.

The "world's oldest living cowboy" tells, in story and song, of his years as a cowboy and his friendship with Billy the Kid. Stories about Billy the Kid are generally exaggerated. This program addresses the legend-making process whilyucca in blue, New Mexico Humanities Council texte presenting the story of Billy that is supported by historical evidence.

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