Third Thursday at Hoover’s – Unraveling Yarns about the First Ladies

Third Thursday at Hoover's - Unraveling Yarns about the First Ladies

Aug 18, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Meeting Room D


Lou Henry Hoover and 17 other first ladies who, at one point in their lives knitted, crocheted, embroidered, quilted, cross-stitched or sewed, are the focus of a new book Ladies, First: Common Threads, by Debra Scala Giokas. Debra will discuss the research and stories that went into that work.

About the Speaker: Debra Scala Giokas is a professional member of the Crochet Guild of America. She earned her B.A. in English from Stony Brook University and began a career in marketing communications where she writes every day.

This is a free virtual program and is open to the public. Join us in Room D or register here to view it from home with ZOOM.