‘Life of Ruth Banning Lewis’ program at History Center Feb. 13
A program titled “The Life of Ruth Banning Lewis” will be presented at the Old Colorado City History Center at 11
a.m. Friday, Feb. 13. |
The guest speaker will be local historian Walter Dennis, who was born on the property. Mrs. Lewis, a Colorado Springs native, was known for her many civic activities as well as joining with her husband, Raymond, in acquiring over 30,000 acres for the prize-winning Hereford operation she ran with her husband east of town.
The center is at 1 South 24th St. The program, free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Old Colorado City Historical Society.
Refreshments will be served.
For more information, call 636-1225.