Bucky Halker – Appearing at book launch party for Maud Macrory Powell’s “City of Grit and Gold”
May 6 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
Bucky is pleased to support and be appearing at the book launch event for the children’s novel City of Grit and Gold, a fictional account of a young immigrant girl’s perspective on the Haymarket event of 1886 in Chicago. The event is free and open to the public at Centuries and Sleuths Bookstore, 7419 Madison St., Forest Park, IL, 1-4:00 pm. There will be readings from the book with author Maud Macrory Powell and Bucky will be playing a few labor tunes from the era. There will also be a tour of the Haymarket Monument at nearby Forest Home Cemetery.