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Thursday, October 18, 2018 | Lecture and Book Signing by Richard Moss, Author of Nixon’s Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential Diplomacy and Détente | Ann Arbor

The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library presents “Lecture and Book Signing by Richard Moss, author of Nixon’s Back Channel to Moscow: Confidential Diplomacy and Détente.” Richard A. Moss’s penetrating book documents and analyzes US-Soviet back channels from Nixon’s inauguration through what has widely been heralded as the apex of détente, the May 1972 Moscow Summit.
Employing newly declassified documents as well as the Nixon tapes, Moss reveals behind-the-scenes deliberations of Nixon, his advisors, and their Soviet counterparts. Nixon’s Back Channel to Moscow is the first scholarly study that assesses the central role of confidential diplomacy in shaping America’s foreign policy during this critical era. The time for this event is 7 p.m., and it takes place at the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library, 100 Beal Avenue. Admission and parking are free. A reception with book sales and signing will follow the program. For more information, call (734) 205-0555 or visit www.fordlibrarymuseum.gov.


Sunday, October 28, 2018 | Halloween Hysteria | Northville

The Northville Historical Society presents “Halloween Hysteria.” Enjoy some Halloween fun with pumpkin decorating, Halloween history,  trick or treat, and Halloween stories.  Children will parade through the historic Mill Race Village and trick or treat at the historic homes. The time for this event is 2-4 p.m. and  4-6 p.m., and it takes place at 215 Griswold. The cost is $8 per child, parents are free. For more information, call (248) 348-1845 or visit www.millracenorthville.org.


Wednesday, November 7, 2018 | Faygo! The History of Pop | Clinton Township

The Clinton-Macomb Public Library presents “Faygo! The History of Pop.” Join Joe Grimm, the author of The Faygo Book, for a presentation on the story of pop, a people, and a place. These stories and facts will tickle the taste buds and refresh the memories of Detroiters and Faygo lovers everywhere. There will be a pop quiz and pop! The time for this event is 6:30-8:00 p.m., and it takes place at 40900 Romeo Plank Road. The cost is free but please call to register. Registration opens on October 24, 2018. For more information, call (586) 226-5040 or visit cmpl.org.


Sunday, November 11, 2018 | Fall Feast and Auction | Caseville

The Historical Society of Caseville presents “Fall Feast and Auction.” Join society members for a delicious fall dinner and exciting auction. The time for this event is 1 to 3 p.m., and it takes place at the Caseville Historical Museum. The cost is $20. For more information, call (989) 856-9090 or visit www.casevillemuseum.org.


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