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5/8/2015 - Agawam Cultural Council Presents Applause Series 11 - A FIRST-PERSON VISIT WITH GENERAL ULYSSES S. GRANT

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First-Person Visit with General Ulysses S. Grant Concludes

11th Season of Agawam Cultural Council’s Applause Series


The 11th season of the Agawam Cultural Council’s Applause Series concludes on Friday, May 8, 2015 at 7:00 PM, when Sam Grant presents a first-person visit with the great Civil War general Ulysses S. Grant at the Agawam Public Library.

After an introduction of Grant’s life by Mrs. Julia D. Grant, the engagements, habits and contributions of the great Civil War general will be explored by Sam Grant through the use of lively and often humorous anecdotes, letters and his impressions of the times.

A highly acclaimed academic and motivational speaker, film producer, and United States Navy veteran, Sam Grant has dedicated the last twenty plus years of his life to understanding, portraying, and honoring Ulysses S. Grant. His inspiring and informative presentation will leave you with the overwhelming feeling that you have experienced the true General Grant, up close and personal, as history should be.

The Agawam Public Library is located at 750 Cooper Street in Agawam, Massachusetts and can be reached by phone at (413) 789-1550. This and all Applause Series events are free and open to the public.

Additional information on each of the Applause Series events is available at the Agawam Cultural Council web site, www.agawamcc.org.  For more Information: contact: Bob Kadis, 413-789-4814 or r.kadis@comcast.net.

The Agawam Cultural Council is an all-volunteer local partner of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency, and is funded, in part, by the MCC.  The ACC is charged with bringing engaging, entertaining, and educational events and opportunities in the arts, humanities, and sciences, to children and adults from Agawam and the surrounding communities.