Lecture Series and Podcast

Inland Northwest Milestones Lecture Series

MNI Resident Historian, Robert Singletary, focuses on the individuals who played a major role in the history of our region.

The lectures will feature a pair of people for each program.

  • January 28, 2021:Lawrence Aripa and Frederick Blackwell
  • February 25, 2021: Hazel Cardwell and General William Carlin
  • March 25, 2021: Perry Christianson and Stanley Easton
  • April 22, 2021: Teresa Graham and Harley Hudson
  • May 27, 2021: Father Thomas Purcell and Louise Shadduck
  • June 24, 2021: Peter C. Sorenson and P.W. Johnson
  • July 22, 2021: George Thomson and Kyle Walker
  • August 26, 2021: Charles Warner and Joseph C. White
  • September 23, 2021: George T. Williams and Marcus Wright

Streamed on the Coeur d’Alene Public Library's Facebook page www.facebook.com/CDALibrary at 7pm on the fourth Thursday of the month. Or you may watch on the City of Coeur d'Alene's YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfk4WcQlUnp9njk_lfg01eA

Confessions of History Geeks Podcast Series

History is brought to life by the curators of the stories and culture of North Idaho. Join the Museum of North Idaho and Public Historian, Sara Jane Ruggles, as we explore the people, the legends, the headlines, and the events that shaped Coeur d'Alene and beyond.

  • January 8, 2021: Interview with Mayor Widmyer
  • January 22, 2021: Interview with North Idaho College
  • February 5, 2021: To Be Announced
  • February 19, 2021: To Be Announced
  • March 5, 2021: To Be Announced
  • March 19, 2021: To Be Announced
  • April 9, 2021: To Be Announced
  • April 23, 2021: To Be Announced
  • May 7, 2021: To Be Announced
  • May 21, 2021: To Be Announced
  • June 4, 2021: To Be Announced
  • June 18, 2021: To Be Announced
  • July 9, 2021: To Be Announced
  • July 23, 2021: To Be Announced
  • August 6, 2021: To Be Announced
  • August 20, 2021: To Be Announced
  • September 10, 2021: To Be Announced
  • September 24, 2021: To Be Announced
  • October 8, 2021: To Be Announced
  • October 22, 2021: To Be Announced
  • November 5, 2021: To Be Announced
  • November 19, 2021: To Be Announced
  • December 3, 2021: To Be Announced
  • December 17, 2021: To Be Announced