Dr. Bruce Storey, Director of Educational Services at Black Hawk College, will be presenting a scholarly program about the History of Baseball at the Dairy Building, located at 410 North Erickson Street in Bishop Hill, IL America’s pastime began in 1850.  This presentation will look at baseball from its beginning to the present.  How has baseball impacted U.S. history?  How has the game evolved?  What were the biggest disputes, the greatest teams, and the best players of the various eras?

Find out by attending this free program on Saturday May 11 at 2 p.m.  The History of Baseball is sponsored by the Bishop Hill Heritage Association and the Black Hawk College Speakers Bureau.  For more details, please call 309 927-3899, email bhha@mymctc.net, or visit www.bishophillheritage.org.