Cythia Miller hosted a book talk/signing at The Most Unlikely Place (art gallery, coffee house, cafe, event center) in Lewellen, Nebraska, at noon on Friday, June 28th. We spoke to a full house and enjoyed meeting local artist/photographer Bob Brummett in person after engaging in an extensive email correspondence for the past couple of years.
Vicki Retzlaff of the Grant County Library and Ginger Fouse of the Grant County Museum hosted a book signing on Saturday, June 29th at the Grant County Courthouse in Hyannis, Nebraska. We met several ranchers who already owned the book, but were purchasing copies for others, and heard memorable Sand Hills stories. Later we attended our first Ranch Rodeo at the Grant County Fair Grounds.
Nicole Hoffman and the Mullen Arts Center hosted a book talk/signing in Mullen, Nebraska, on the afternoon of Sunday, June 30th. Nicole organized the event and rounded up an attentive audience. We were able to visit with a former employee of Judge Moursund when he leased the McMurtrey Ranch and the caretaker of Herman the Prairie Chicken, famous for his skills at sorting cattle and riding ATVs.