The staff at the Henry F. Schricker Public Library in Knox is celebrating 100 years of the Indy 500.
Nancy Pimm, who worked in the pits at the Indy 500 from 1984-1989, will be at the Library on Thursday, May 12th to discuss her book Indy 500: The Inside Track, and show racing gear that she and her husband have collected. They will show fire suits, visors, racing shoes and gloves, plus a front wing and rear wing mount from Danica Patrick’s car, a custom driver seat from Kenny Brack, racing tires, and more.
The program is free and is open to all adults and children at it begins at 6:00 p.m. CT, Thursday. There will be extra parking spaces available in the school parking lot. You may sign up for the program by calling (574) 772-7323.