Third Thursday at Hoover’s – A Successful Humanitarian Story

Third Thursday at Hoover's - A Successful Humanitarian Story

Feb 17, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meeting Room D


This program will discuss how the Brussels Lace Committee, the Hoovers, and the two major relief organizations came together to support the lacemakers of Belgium during WWI.

About the Speaker: Evelyn McMillan’s lifelong interest in the textile arts led to her research and writing about Belgian war lace. She does volunteer work for The Lace Museum of Sunnyvale, California and recently retired from Stanford University.

This is a free virtual program and is open to the public. Contact the Reference desk at 712-323-7553, to watch at the library with us in Room D, or register here to view it from home with ZOOM.

Face masks are recommended in public indoor settings.