First Saturday Lecture: "Missouri's Wool Industry"

2/1/2020 | Arrow Rock State Historic Site | Arrow Rock, MO

The wool industry in Missouri is an underreported part of Missouri’s agricultural history. Writer and historian Mary Barile will talk about the history of the industry and the processes involved in creating finished wool products.


Mary Barile is the author of 14 books about antiques, history and the paranormal. She is also an award-winning playwright, with readings and productions from The Kennedy Center to Just Off Broadway. Mary is dedicated to making the past relevant. She has a doctorate in theatre history and teaches playwriting, public speaking and theatre history at the collegiate level.


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Lecture Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.


39521 Visitor Center Drive, Arrow Rock, MO | (660) 837-3330

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs