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December 17 - Oklahoma: How We Got the Best State Song

Join us for a Beyond the Book discussion with author Bob Burke and Governor George Nigh on Thursday, December 17, from 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM. Today, “Oklahoma” is the most recognizable state song nationwide and abroad. This books tells the story of two early songs that were sung with pride by thousands of Oklahomans and the unbelievable tale of how difficult it was in 1953 for a young McAlester legislator to pass a bill to make “Oklahoma” the official state song.

Registration for Discussion = $0

Book = $28.95 (book purchase not required for discussion attendance)