Happenings, Stage, Words

John Rolfe

When: Sat., Aug. 19, 9:30-10:15 & 11-11:45 a.m. 2017

John Rolfe set sail for Virginia in 1609. Despite being shipwrecked in Bermuda, he later made it to the devastated Jamestown colony. Contrary to the widespread myth that Pocahontas had a romance with Captain John Smith, her real romance was with Rolfe. Learn of Rolfe’s adventures, his life in the new world, and his entrepreneurial successes. Presenter: Dick Cheatham. Dick is a leadership consultant, educator, professional speaker and historian. In addition to John Rolfe, Dick portrays many other notable historic figures. He has appeared on BBC, PBS and The Learning Channel. His speakers’ bureau, Living History Associates, has had the

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