Nancy Drew: the History of America’s Favorite Teen Sleuth

Apr 27, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Meeting Room B


Ninety years ago, a plucky girl detective stepped out of her blue roadster and into the hearts of readers. The brainchild of publisher Edward Stratemeyer, Nancy Drew proved that a strong heroine with style and bravery could win huge popularity. Join historian Leslie Goddard, Ph.D., to explore the history of America’s favorite girl detective. Celebrate 90 years of adventure, mysteries and empowerment of generations of girls and young readers!

Virtual Program with ZOOM option – Space is limited! Sign up to view with us in Room B or pre-register here to view from home. Face masks and social distancing are required for in-person events and programs.

This program is free and open to the public and has been made possible with help from the Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation.