Ever wonder why rum is associated with those pirates of the Caribbean? Food historian Cynthia Clampitt shares the reason rum arose where it did and when it did, as well as how pirates got involved. Also learn how rum was involved in uniting the 13 Colonies, why it was one of the issues that led to the American Revolution, and how it led to a revolt in its next home after the Caribbean: Australia. Registration is required. Please register here:
Join together every fourth Tuesday of the month with other 20-somethings from the Mundelein area to sample brews and discuss good books. Must be 21 years old or older. Young 30s are also welcome. After every book club meetup, Fremont Library will gather several copies of the next featured book, including audiobooks. You need not have a Fremont Library card to attend the discussion or to check out at our library. For more information call 847-918-3225.