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The Shortstop from Kalamazoo

Presented by Kalamazoo Public Library at Online Webinar or Course

Apr 08 2021
The Shortstop from Kalamazoo

Bill Christiansen presents The Shortstop from Kalamazoo for KPL’s Baseball Books On Deck.

Join KPL and celebrate the beginning of the baseball season by attending four special author/historian presentations about America’s Pastime. Hear about a little-known Tigers shortstop from Kalamazoo, spring in pre-Castro Cuba featuring rookie Jackie Robinson, learn about the lives of the great women of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League after playing baseball and Kalamazoo baseball from 1880-1920. Do not strike out and miss learning about some of baseball’s unique history!


Free Admission, but registration is necessary.

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