Exploration Day http://news.stlpublicradio.org en City Museum co-founder Gail Cassilly & Exploration Day http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/city-museum-co-founder-gail-cassilly-exploration-day <p>The <a href="http://gailcassillybook.com/" target="_blank">City Museum</a> is a popular tourist destination in St. Louis and its co-founder, Gail Cassilly, says founding it along with her late ex-husband was one of her life’s highlights though it was also a life that had “crushing sorrows.”&nbsp; Host Don Marsh talks with sculptor and writer Gail Cassilly about her new memoir, <a href="http://gailcassillybook.com/" target="_blank">Saltwater</a>.&nbsp; Then, Don talks with a couple of St. Louisans who are mounting a <a href="https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/rededicate-columbus-day-exploration-day/Z608fK5N" target="_blank">national effort</a> to officially change the name of Columbus Day to <a href="http://explorationdayusa.org/" target="_blank">Exploration Day</a>. Wed, 19 Sep 2012 18:43:16 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 4651 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org City Museum co-founder Gail Cassilly & Exploration Day