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Commissioner George Lindsey stands with other hikers on the boardwalk near the Nature Discovery Center before last year’s Here’s to your Health Hike.

New Year's in Nature at Circle B Bar Reserve

Join County Commissioner George Lindsey at 9 a.m. New Year's Day for a hike around Circle B. The hike begins at Polk’s Nature Discovery Center and meanders along roughly 2 1/2 miles of beautiful trails.

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The 19th Amendment at 100 Years: A Milestone of Democracy for Women’s Suffrage

To chronicle the fight for women’s voting rights, the History Center is curating a special exhibit, “The 19th Amendment at 100 Years: A Milestone of Democracy for Women’s Suffrage.”

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