The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

March 2, 2013

Program features tales of the Silk Road


DANVILLE — Silk Road historian Dr. John Flattery will take the audience on a journey “On the Road to Samarkand” on Monday for the fourth in an annual series of programs relating to the Silk Roads.

The free program will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the first floor meeting room. Flattery will introduce Qin Shi Huangdi and the 8,000 terra cotta sculptures he commissioned to guard his tomb and more.

Seating is limited. Call the Checkout Desk at 477-5220 to reserve a seat.