Wednesday Apr 08 2009
Learn about the Pony Express
By: Staff report
Clarksville Day to feature remount demonstrations
The Clarksville Region Historical Society will meet at 6:30 p.m on Wednesday, April 22 at the El Dorado Hills Library on Silva Valley Parkway. The guest speaker will be Rick Tateman from the National Pony Express Association. According to club president Betty January, the talk is timely as the historical society and the Pony Express group will demonstrate how remounts were done nearly 150 years ago during Clarksville Day on May 9. Clarksville served as a remount station during the brief 18-month existence of the Pony Express. The meeting is open to the public. For more informaiton, call 933-3173.