Through the efforts of one man -- Pierre de Coubetin -- the modern Olympic games were established in 1896. Today, the Olympics are the most signicant sports event in the world. Presenter Phil Easter will discuss the achievements of the greatest athletes and review some of the unusual and controversial events that have occurred. He will share his eyewitness accounts of the 1972 Summer Games in Munich and the 1976 Summer Games in Montreal.
Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 6:00pm
Orleans Street Branch, Meeting Room
1303 Orleans Street Baltimore, MD 21231