Docent Larry Dorman describes the experiences of Stanislaus County residents when the Great Worldwide Influenza Pandemic reached Modesto 100 years ago this October. Beginning in Kansas, over a two year time period, the flu killed at least fifty-million people across the globe, many in the Fall of 1918. The responses of the desperate victims along with the puzzled government and medical staffs are a big part of this story. Come learn how this tragic event affected residents of Stanislaus County.
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Earlier Event: September 8Author Talk: Claudia Hagen
Later Event: October 25Haunted Museum: Benefiting Boys and Girls Clubs of Stanislaus County