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LUNCH WITH BOOKS LIVESTREAM: Ohio County Sanitariums with Ryan Stanton

April 21, 2020
12:00pm - 12:30pm

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Did you Enjoy Travis Henline's Livestream Last Tuesday?

Well, join us for another.

Our good friend Ryan Stanton will present our second-ever completely online Lunch With Books, Tuesday, April 21, at noon.  Join from the safety of your own home computer or phone for a timely and fascinating Facebook LIVESTREAM presentation. 

In his presentation, "Ohio County Sanitariums," Ryan will discuss sanitariums in Ohio County, including the Schmulbach mansion, its use as a tuberculosis sanitarium, and how the property has changed over the years. 

SPEAKER BIO: Ryan is a 2002 graduate of Wheeling Park High School. In 2006 he graduated from West Liberty State College with a bachelor’s degree in history and later earned a master’s degree in social studies education from West Virginia University. For ten years, Ryan has been a social studies teacher at Wheeling Park High School where he teaches AP U.S. government and politics and the history of Wheeling. Stanton is a 2011 West Virginia History Hero recipient. 

How do you watch this virtual Lunch With Books LIVE? 
Make sure to like and follow us on Facebook. Then log into your Facebook account at noon on Tuesday and click on over to You can tune in and watch Ryan on April 21 through your Facebook account.  

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No Facebook? Can't tune in at noon on Tuesday?

No worries. Video playback of the lecture will be available on Facebook page shortly after the lecture ends. We will add the video to our website where it will be available to view without a Facebook account. 

Upcoming Lunch With Books LIVESTREAM Programs:

- Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 
Life Among the Indians: Captivity and Adoption on the Frontier with Travis Henline

- Tuesday, April 21, 2020 - 
Ohio County Sanitariums with Ryan Stanton

- Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 
Wheeling’s Polonia with Dr. Hal Gorby

Lunch With Books LIVESTREAM starts at noon on Tuesdays on Facebook. 

"Lunch With Books" is the library’s flagship program for adult patrons. These lunchtime programs feature authors, poets, musicians, historians, and more every Tuesday at noon. Bring your lunch to your laptop (or smartphone, or tablet, or desktop computer), feed your brain!

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