EVENT CANCELED: The Widows by Jess Montgomery

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One Read, Many Community Events

We are reading The Widows by Jess Montgomery and then exploring the book through a series of events.

Please pre-register for these events by phone, 937-845-3601, or by email, libraryladytillie@gmail.com.

Coal Mining

March 21, 2020, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

One of the main themes in The Widows is the unionizing of the coal miners.  Mike Cook will discuss what it is like to be a coal miner.

1924 Dinner

March 26, 2020, 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Come have dinner 1924 Appalachian style!  Ham and beans, cornpone, pie and tea.

Being a Female Sheriff in a Man's World

April 9, 2020, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Deb Burchett will discuss what it is like being a female Sheriff.  

Book Discussion:  The Widows by Jess Montgomery

April 14, 2020, 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Please come in and pick up a copy of the book or get one online, using Hoopla or Overdrive! 

Come and enjoy hearing about what it was like living in southern Ohio in 1924 (with a little bit of mystery thrown in!)

And as usual, all of the events are FREE at the Library!


Event Type: 
Adult Program