May 02, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Conference Room B Council Bluffs Public Library
In her new book, award-winning author Patricia Martin Holt demonstrates that good-hearted people can overcome the national climate of fear and bigotry toward refugees. Patricia Holt is an American author living and writing in Atlanta, Georgia. She was named Georgia Author of the Year and was awarded the Bronze Medal by the Independent Publishers Association.
“Empower a Refugee: The Backyard Humanity Movement and Peace of Thread,” tells the story behind the Clarkston, Georgia non-profit that empowers women who have come to the United States seeking refuge from war, persecution, and poverty to make a new life for themselves and their families. Books will be available for purchase.
In-person event with a ZOOM option – Join us in Room B or pre-register to view from home.
This event is free and open to the public and was made possible with help from the Council Bluffs Public Library Foundation.