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Baseball History at Pella Public Library Today

Posted: Thursday, March 28th, 2013 at 6:27 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News - Brad Gaspelin

An Iowa historian will give a presentation at the Pella Library discussing Iowa’s history with baseball. John Leipa is a baseball card collector and historian and will be speaking at the Pella Public Library on Thursday. He will discuss how the sport has evolved from its origins, and how the Civil War helped spread the game. He will exhibit his baseball collection from 5-7pm and the presentation will follow at 7.