Sunday, February 17, 2013

REMEMBERING GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER

Tommy Terrific will honor George Washington Carver in a program at 10 am on Tuesday, February 19, at the Kansas City, MO, Central Library, 14 W 10th Street.

From the library's website: In honor of Black History Month Tommy Terrific will be performing a magic show about the African-American scientist and inventor George Washington Carver. The show will feature magic tricks related to Carver’s promotion of peanuts, sweet potatoes, and much more. Tommy will explore the products, In honor of Black History Month Tommy Terrific will be performing a magic show about the African-American scientist and inventor George Washington Carver. The show will feature magic tricks related to Carver’s promotion of peanuts, sweet potatoes, and much more. Tommy will explore the products, inventions, and accomplishments of Carver, also known as the “Wizard of Tuskegee.” This show is appropriate for children of all ages.

As a young man, Carver lived in Olathe, and other places in Kansas.

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