Saturday, 6/22, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Stedman Room
Guest speaker Michele Phillips, Paper Conservator, New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation will speak on “Making It Last: Caring for Paper & Photographic Collections”. Beginner/Refresher Clinic on Library Records begins at Noon. The speaker will be from 1:00-2:30 PM followed by a Computer Clinic at 3:00 PM.
Sponsored by the Capital District Genealogical Society.
Thursday, 6/20, 12:15 PM to 2:00 PM, Stedman Room
“Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide”, by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn, has been called “a passionate call to arms against our era’s most pervasive human rights violation: the oppression of women and girls in the developing world.” The authors – husband and wife – say Publisher’s Weekly, “make a brilliantly argued case for investing in the health and autonomy of women worldwide.
Our reviewer, Rose Kent, is the author of several Young Adult novels; a former corporate executive; a Navy veteran; and US Naval Academy graduate – one of the first women to graduate from Annapolis.