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Tue, Oct 27
LibraryLive Online: Sharing Stories of Diversity - "No Steps Behind" with author Jeff Gottesfeld
Discover the unlikely true story of Beate Sirota, a young woman who grew up in Japan and returned as a translator working for the American military after WWII. Fluent in Japanese language and culture, she worked with the delegation writing the new constitution which included equal rights for women.
Mon, Nov 09
Distinguished Speaker Series Presents Jess Walter: "The Cold Millions"
Don’t miss this special opportunity to hear award-winning author Jess Walter discuss his new novel, The Cold Millions. Described as the most anticipated book of the season, The Cold Millions “is an intimate story of brotherhood, love, sacrifice, and betrayal set against a panoramic backdrop."