OLLI Wednesday Presentation- 500 Miles of Wabash

OLLI Wednesday Presentation- 500 Miles of Wabash

Event Type



Chestnut Building Room 107




(812) 237-2336


“500 Miles of Wabash”
With Mark Bennett, Journalist, and Jim Avelis, Retired Photojournalist

Date: Wednesday, February 2, 2022
Time: 1:30 - 3 p.m.
Place: ISU, Chestnut Building Room 107
Cost: Free

Journalist Mark Bennett and retired photojournalist Jim Avelis recount their 2013 journey for the Tribune-Star to the towns and landmarks along the length of the Wabash River, from its origin in western Ohio to its confluence with the Ohio River in far southern Indiana. Their work resulted in the book “500 Miles of Wabash” and will be the feature of the class where they expand on this presentation.