Monroe County history program is May 10

The Monroe County Local History Room will host “Fires, Floods and Freaks of Nature: Examining Monroe County’s Past Disasters” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10.

The program will focus on the Sparta flood of 1943, the Tomah High School fire of 1943, and the tornado that ripped through Kendall in 1957.

The local history room is at 200 Main St. in Sparta. A $1 admission donation would be appreciated.

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/mclhr.

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