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Kickoff Event - ONE BOOK ONE CITY

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Saturday, February 01, 2014, 02:00pm


Maisie Dobbs has been chosen as the Sierra Madre Public Library 2014 One Book One City choice and an appearance by the author Jacqueline Winspear will highlight a month of exciting free programs at the Library. Winspear will speak on Saturday, February 22 at 2:00 p.m. in the Gooden School multi-purpose room. about her mystery novel featuring an extraordinary young woman living through epic times in World War I era England and France. A reception will follow the talk and copies of all the books in the Maisie Dobbs series will be available for purchase and signing by the author.  2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I and Winspear’s talk caps a month of programs with a World War I theme.

Kickoff Event - Saturday, February 1, 2:00 p.m. at the Library

  • Children’s Airplane Flying Contest
  • Display of artifacts from World War I
  • Display of World War I award-winning poetry by Christopher “Kit” Adde
  • Teen Docents will feature virtual tours of Sierra Madre in the World War I period
  • Music from the era
Contact (626) 355-7186
Location Library
440 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024