Leta Lovelace Neiderheiser, author of "Jesse Applegate: a Dialogue with Destiny" will participate in a "Meet and Greet" from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Ruch library community meeting room, 7919 Highway 238.

Neiderheiser will talk about Applegate’s impact on Oregon's history and the Applegate Trail.

The free event is hosted by the Friends of the Ruch Library. For information, call the library at 541-899-7438 or visit www.jcls.org.