Lecture Series returns

Lecture Series returns
Posted on 09/06/2022

The TPS Lecture Series continues this Thursday, September 8, at 7 p.m. at Rogers High School.

Local author and historian, Mr. Larry Michaels, will present  Peter Navarre, Toledo’s Original Celebrity. Considered to be the first citizen of east Toledo, Peter Navarre settled the land east of the Maumee River in 1807. During the War of 1812, he was a scout for the American army, providing intelligence about enemy strengths and locations.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the City of Toledo declaring September 9 an official city holiday honoring Mr. Navarre. Join us to learn more about this important Toledo pioneer.

As a reminder: all lectures are free and open to the public and there is plenty of parking at Rogers. If you can't make it, please use this link to a live stream of the event: MRw2vMQQ37o