In January of 1920, the United States began a ban on the sale of alcohol, which launched the period known as prohibition, an era noted for a decrease in alcoholism but an increase in lawlessness. Learn what led to this monumental undertaking, and how the people of Scott County reacted to the 18th amendment. Join us to hear the stories of bootleggers and homemade stills in your backyard during prohibition. Presented by the Scott County Historical Society.

When: Feb. 27, 7 – 8 p.m.

Where: Oldenburg Brewing Company, 116 W. Main St., in Belle Plaine.

Schedules

  • Occurred Thursday, February 27th, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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