Today, 10 am
- History & Culture
Thomas A. Edison: A Life of Invention
Thomas A. Edison was born in February 1847, 175 years ago. He was a husband, father, and regarded as the most prolific inventor in American history. Edison held 1,093 U.S. patents, including the light bulb, phonograph, motion picture camera, and a battery for an electric car. “My mother was the making of me. She was so true, so sure of me; and I felt I had something to live for, someone I must not disappoint.” Edward Sierra will offer an engaging and informative presentation, as he dips you into the life and work of Thomas A. Edison. No registration required.