june, 2017

thu22jun5:00 pm7:00 pmBook signing "From Melon Fields to Moon Rocks" the Charles W. Gehrke biographyBoone County Historical Society


(Thursday) 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Boone County Historical Society

3801 Ponderosa St.

Event Details

The August 21 solar eclipse will have many in Columbia thinking about the moon and the sun. Now a recently published book reveals how local scientist Charles W. Gehrke solved one of the biggest lunar biggest mysteries in 1969: Is there life on the moon?

Dianna Borsi O’Brien, the author of Gehrke’s life story, “From Melon Fields to Moon Rocks,” will do a book reading and signing from 5 to 7 p.m. on June 22 at the Boone County Historical Society, 3801 Ponderosa St.



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