Fontbonne University KMOX Charlie Brennan Book of the Month Club
Who: Charlie Brennan, host of THE CHARLIE BRENNAN SHOW on KMOX/CBS Radio, currently in his 25th year at the Mighty ‘MOX
What: Amazing St. Louis: 250 Years of Great Tales and Curiosities
When: Thurs., Dec. 12, 2013, 10A-11A
Where: Missouri Athletic Club (Art Lounge) 405 Washington Avenue in Downtown St. Louis 63102
Did you know the first mobile phone was used in St. Louis? Or that a St. Louis businessman changed the course of war in the Pacific during World War II? Or that a St. Louisan ended the Cold War? After talking about St. Louis and its people every weekday for the past 25 years, Charlie Brennan has gathered the greatest and most incredible St. Louis stories in celebration of the city’s 250th birthday. Brennan also shares some of the world’s strangest oddities and curiosities that just happened to take place in the Gateway to the West. Packed with hundreds of almost unknown facts about the people and events of St. Louis, this book is ideal for lovers of this great American city and its rich history.
Charlie Brennan is also co-author of Walking Historic Downtown St. Louis and Here’s Where; A Guide to Illustrious St. Louis. He also hosts Donnybrook on PBS’ KETC. Charlie lives in St. Louis with his wife Beth and two children.
The event is free, but reservations are required. To register, please call 314-444-1827, and leave a message with your name, phone number and the number of reservations needed.
The Fontbonne University KMOX Charlie Brennan Book Club is the world’s only book club requiring the books’ authors to appear at the meetings.