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James Herriot: The Simple Life of the World's Most Famous Veterinarian

Saturday, February 11, 2023 at 10-11 a.m.

Lake Forest Public Library
360 E. Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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James Herriot: The Simple Life of the World's Most Famous Veterinarian

Bask in the visual beauty of Claire Evan's recent visit to the Yorkshire Dales and learn the surprising story of Alf Wight, an unassuming country veterinarian who practiced there for 50 years. He rose to international fame later in life under the pen name James Herriot for his heartwarming stories of animals and colorful characters of a bygone era, inspiring a film and multiple television series.

Free Admission

For more information, call 847.234.2600

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