Thornhill presents Indiana’s Role in American History

Huntington, Ind. " Thornhill Nature Preserve will host a free community event open to the public on Tuesday, October 1, 2002, from 7-8:30 p.m. Walt and Jan Dubbeld, from Huntington, will discuss northeast Indiana's role in early American history.

Walt has participated in various reenactments since 1976 and has worked at several historical sites around the area. His wife, Jan, has taught earth science at Huntington North High School for the past ten years. Along with their discussion on Indiana's history, they will provide hands-on activities and share their experiences in historical reenactment.

Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Jule McKanna at 359-4120 or visit

Huntington College is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 60 academic concentrations. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington College is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in Huntington, Indiana.