Without the support and endeavors of Americans on "the Home Front", our military forces could not have defeated the Axis and won the freedom of peoples around the globe. Michael's presentation focuses on the personal and nationwide fight in which all Americans had a part to play in the defeat of those who would strip away our freedoms. Knitting, sewing, driving less, collecting milkweed pods, saving fats from cooking, eating less sugar; the list is nearly endless.Presenter: Michael Eckers is an author, historian and public speaker who has studied our nation's military history. His focus is on those who have struggled so hard to secure our liberties; his passion is sharing what he has learned. He has written seven books to date and speaks around the country on topics surrounding our military heritage. He brings with him an engaging style of presentation, combining serious learning with enjoyable anecdotes.Wednesday, July 11th1:30 - 2:30 pmRegister by Monday, July 9th.