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Distinguished Lecture Series: “Top 5 Throwback Thursdays” with Allison Ehrlich, Caller-Times

1900 N. Chaparral St.
October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm CDT

The Corpus Christi Museum of Science & History is honored to welcome Allison Ehrlich from the Corpus Christi Caller-Times as part of our Distinguished Lecture Series. Join us at 7:00 p.m. on October 19, 2021 for a riveting lecture on Allison’s Top 5 Throwback Thursday articles featuring tales of Corpus Christi’s past.

About Allison Ehrlich

(From Nueces County Historical Society) Allison Ehrlich was born and raised in Corpus Christi. She attended school at Windsor Park Elementary, Baker Middle School, King High School, and earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications Media from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi.  She has been the archivist at the Corpus Christi Caller-Times since 2007 and joined the Caller-Times Editorial Board in 2012. She writes a weekly “Throwback Thursday” column on Corpus Christi history. She previously worked as a library assistant at La Retama Central Library and at Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi’s Mary and Jeff Bell Library.

Additional Event Details:

Lectures Held 3rd Tuesday of the Month

Doors Open at 6:30 p.m.

Lecture from 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Q & A Session from 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

FREE to the Public, Donations Appreciated

Complimentary Wine & Hor D’oeuvres (w/ I.D.)

Distinguished Lecture Series: Upcoming Speakers

September 21, 2021
Dr. Charles (Chuck) K. Blend
“A Plethora of Parasites: An Exploration of Deep-Sea Parasitology”

October 19, 2021
Allison Ehrlich, Caller-Times
“Top 5 Throwback Thursdays”

November 16, 2021
Jim Moloney
“Zachary Taylor’s Army in Texas, 1845 – 1846″

January 18, 2022
Steve Emerson & Bill Maxwell
“The Great Texas Freeze of 2021”

February 15, 2022
Amy Borgens
“Texas Shipwrecks”

March 15, 2022
Dale Rankin
“News from Lake Padre: The History of Development on Padre Island Past & Present”

April 19, 2022
Frank Cornish
“Safari in South Texas: How the Ice Age Shaped Our Area”

May 17, 2022
Alan Holt
“Tropical Topical: Hurricane Season 2022”


Date: October 19
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: Free
Event CategoriesAdults, Children, Event, Members, Seniors


Venue Name: Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History
Address: 1900 N. Chaparral St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78401 United States

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Phone: 361-826-4667