Arrowhead Library System ALS Banner
About Arrowhead Library System
Services for Library Patrons
Services for Area Libraries
Services for Librarians & Staff
    What's New
    Neat Stuff for Kids
    This Month's Hot Read

    *Virginia Mae Hope at Gilbert

    May 8th, 2014 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    Event Location: Gilbert Public Library

    Price: Free

    Virginia Mae Hope is one of Minnesota history's most interesting people who stepped forward in time to share her story. Some people led ordinary lives, others accomplished extraordinary things, but all faced the challenges of their times in history as best they could. See Virginia Mae Hope as she engages you with her memorable life stories as a female World War II pilot.


    The Minnesota History Center brings history alive with a variety of history players including female World War II fighter pilot, Virginia Mae Hope.  Learn about growing up during the Great Depression, how Pearl Harbor affected the nation and what it was like for her to serve as an Airforce Service Pilot during WWII.

    Last Updated: 2015-12-28 16:21:47