Speaker:

Janet Worthington

Laura Ingalls Wilder: Moving West

In her beloved series of books for young people, Laura Ingalls Wilder portrayed pioneer life as an idyllic adventure, filled with warmth and love.  As Laura, Janet Worthington recounts the westward movement  and Pa’s consistent desire to find new lands, the hardships the family faced in each new location, and the joys of making a life in the wilderness.  In addition, Janet  as Laura presents tales of her husband’s youth in northern New York state.