Gold Rush Stories in Grass Valley

Monday May 08 2017   12:00 PM
Casa Las Katrinas restaurant  10100 Alta Sierra Dr, Grass Valley, CA  map

Gary Noy, author of Gold Rush Stories, will give a presentation and sign copies of his book for the Retired Public Employees of California, Nevada County Chapter 078 (RPEA).

Open to the public; lunch reservations are required. For more information, contact Kitty Vaars at kittyvaars@bellsouth.net.

Gary Noy

A Sierra Nevada native and current resident, Gary Noy taught history at Sierra College from 1987 until 2012. He founded the Sierra College Center for Sierra Nevada Studies and served as its director until his retirement. His previous titles include Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues (Heyday, 2014), which won the Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction from the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology (Heyday, 2010), which he coedited, and Distant Horizon: Documents from the 19th Century American West (University of Nebraska Press, 1999). Visit his website at www.garynoy.com.