Virtual Event: The Amazing Adventure of Bertha Benz and the History of the German Automobile
Saturday March 20 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
The superb reputation of German cars is legendary: Porsche, BMW, AUDI, and Mercedes Benz have millions of fans all over the world and are synonymous with the quality and success of German engineering. But hardly anyone knows that the history of the automobile’s origin is, to a great extent, due to Bertha Benz who became the first human being ever to drive an automobile over a long distance. Join German Historian Anette Isaacs virtually as she introduces you to Bertha Benz and her exciting and history making adventure of 1888!
Please register for this event. Once you register you will receive a confirmation email with a link to the Zoom meeting, a phone number to call into the Zoom meeting, and a password to the meeting. Join the Zoom meeting 5 minutes prior to the program, especially if you haven’t used Zoom before.
While the audience will be muted, attendees will be able to type questions and engage with the presenter.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of the DeKalb Public Library.
For additional information or help with registration, please contact Samantha at email@example.com or at (815) 756-9568 ext. 1701.