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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Cathy Sherman

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Cathy Sherman is the museum director for the Cordova Historical Museum. She can be reached at ACM@cityofcordova.net.

Historical society annual dinner honors volunteers

The Cordova Historical Society held its annual fall volunteer recognition and awards dinner on Oct. 22nd at the Pioneer Igloo. This year’s theme was...

@ Your Library: Grab these books today

Here are a few recommendations for books that you might want to grab off the shelf:Bad Ground by W. Dale Cramer Seventeen-year-old Jeremy Prine decides...

Museum Memories

This photo, taken in the late 1930s, shows the work completed on the spit by the Civilian Conservation Corps. This revetment was created to...

@ Your Library: Teach kindness to kids with these books

Kindness is one of the most important character traits, but sometimes kids need an extra reminder about the best ways to be kind to...

Museum Memories: First airplane landing in Cordova

Cordova had a lot going on in the roaring ’20s, but no air service until 1929, when the first airplane, a Gorst Air Loening...

@ Your Library: New books arriving at the library in time for fall

New books are arriving at the Cordova Public Library, and with the change in the seasons it’s the perfect time to stop in and...

@ Your Library: Read to your kids

It’s no big surprise that young children first learn language by listening to adults talk to them. Nor is it a surprise that reading...

Museum Memories: Cordova’s first school

By 1910 – 1911, Cordovans had their very first new school and were extremely proud of the structure that sat near the crest of...

@ Your Library: Senior books and coffee

New books arriving at the Cordova Public Library and with the change in the seasons it’s the perfect time to stop in and stock...

@ YOUR LIBRARY: Author Tom Kizzia coming to Cordova for writers workshop

The Cordova Public Library, Cordova Book Club and Cordova Arts and Pageants are joining together to sponsor a Writers Workshop with Alaskan author Tom...