Saturday May 12th, 2018

Emma Visits Dr. Keil - A Day with Oregon Author Jane Kirkpatrick

May 12, 2018

Join us at the Museum for a lovely and unique day with Jane Kirkpatrick, author of the beloved Emma of Aurora books about Colony pioneer Emma Wagner Giesy. Admission includes a reception at the historic Frederick Keil House.

Note that there is no parking available at the Frederick Keil House; bus transportation will be provided from the Old Aurora Colony Museum just before 1 p.m.

SCHEDULE (Approximate):

10 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.: book signing with Jane Kirkpatrick in Museum courtyard
Noon: Lecture by Jane Kirkpatrick at Aurora Presbyterian Church
12:50-1 p.m.: Board buses for Frederick Keil House
2:30 p.m.: Return to Museum via bus
2:45p.m.: Optional visit in private vehicles to Emma’s grave at the Aurora Cemetery, with talk by Patrick Harris