Posted on Oct 23, 2018
     Noted Milwaukee historian, author and public television personality John Gurda will speak at the Mequon Nature Preserve Sunday, November 4, 2-3pm. The Mequon Nature Preserve is located at 8200 W. County Line Road, Mequon.
    The topic of Gurda’s presentation is “The Making of Milwaukee” and includes a variety of historic photos and stories. Copies of his book by the same name and others he’s written will be available for sale and personalized signing.
    This free event is sponsored by the Mequon-Thiensville Historical Society and is open to the public.  This program is underwritten by Port Washington State Bank and members of the MT Historical Society.  No reservations are needed, and refreshments will be served. 
    Doors for this family-friendly presentation open at 1pm. The MT Historical Society’s Annual Meeting begins at 1:30, and John Gurda’s presentation starts at 2pm. 
    ​For further information, call Bob Blazich at 262-242-4653 or contact him by email at