Event

Talking Books Discussion Group--Fly Girls

Wednesday, November 16, 2022
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cosmos Room

An award-winning journalist traces the lesser-known story of five women pilots in the 1920s and '30s.

This month, we are reading and discussing Fly Girls: How Five Daring Women Defied All Odds and Made Aviation History. Keith O'Brien traces the stories of five women, including Amelia Earhart, who successfully fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920s and 1930s.

This is a hybrid event with the option to participate on Zoom. Limited to 20 in-person participants who must follow the library's pandemic safety guidance. If you are interested in participating on Zoom, indicate your interest in the registration form and we will email the Zoom event link after registration has closed.

Registration closes at 10 am the day of the event. If you have questions about this event after registration has closed, please email the events team or call the library at 847-673-7774.

Find Fly Girls in the library catalog.

Registration begins November 1.