Lyceum - Kenneth J. Bindas: The Civilian Conservation Corps

Tuesday, April 8th 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Distinguished Speaker Series: Kenneth J. Bindas - The Civilian Conservation Corps

*Note:  This special Tuesday Lyceum Series lecture is FREE!

Kent State University professor and researcher Kenneth J. Bindas uses culture and oral history as the lens to view the Depression era and how the people redefined themselves, their government, and society in this era of swirling change.  Bindas and KSU students teamed up to research and write the recent Kent State University Press release, The Civilian Conservation Corps and the Construction of the Virginia Kendall Reserve,1933-1939.  Learn what their work uncovered.  Book signing and dessert reception to follow program.  This book will be available for purchase on site.  

This lecture will be held at Happy Days Lodge, 500 West Streetsboro Road (State Route 303), Peninsula, Ohio; begins at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. 

Admission is $6 adults and $3 children ages 3 - 12. General seating.

Please  Register Online  in advance; space is limited.    If you need assistance registering, please call 330 657-2909, option 4.  

The Conservancy for CVNP and the Cuyahoga Valley National Park are proud to bring you programming that is informative and thought provoking.  Thank you for supporting cultural arts and education in our national park!  

On lecture days, call the Cultural Arts Hotline at 330-650-4636 ext. 228 after 2 p.m. for up-to-date ticket availability and severe weather cancellations. 


1403 West Hines Hill Road, Peninsula, Ohio 44264  |  Tel 330 657 2909  |  Fax 330 657 2328