George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver

The Red Bridge Branch will be hosting a special program, Magic Peanuts: Exploring George Washington Carver, on Monday, February 11 at 2:00 p.m. George Washington Carver grew up in Missouri. He was one of the most prominent scientists and inventors of his time. He also was a teacher at the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama. He used the peanut to design such products as dyes, plastics, and gasoline.