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Date:
March 20, 2017
Time:
6:30 PM
Location:
Community Room
Address:
805 1st St East
Independence, IA 50644
Contact:
319-334-2470
Email:

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OBOI: The Magic of Our Memories

Monday, March 20, 2017

Mary Kay Shanley presenting: “The Magic of Our Memories.”

Mary Kay Shanley will present “The Magic of Our Memories” at the Independence Public Library at 6:30 pm as part of the One Book One Independence (OBOI) programming related to Arrowood, by Laura McHugh.

Arrowood
is a powerful novel that examines the ways in which our lives are shaped by memory. Shanley will discuss the importance of our memories, delighting in the commonality we share, and ways of interpreting the past – through oral histories, storytelling and journalizing.

“The Magic of Our Memories” has been funded by Humanities Iowa, a private, non-profit state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. It is free and open to the public.


For more information about this and other OBOI programs for all ages, call the library at 319-334-2470, or find us on Facebook or Twitter.