Anne Boyd Rioux: Book Signing and Lecture

Meg-Jo-Beth-Amy-CoverAuthor Anne Boyd Rioux – Meg, Joe, Beth, Amy: The Story of Little Women and Why it Still Matters. Thursday, October 25 @7:00AnneBoydRioux

Rediscover the beloved classic Little Women and its lasting power as it celebrates its 150th anniversary. Author Rioux will recount how Louisa May Alcott came to write the book, drawing inspiration for it from her own life. She also examines why this tale of family and community ties, set while the Civil War tore the country apart, has resonated through later wars, the Great Depression, and times of changing opportunities for women.

Free tickets are available ( or at the Front Desk. You may pre-order a copy of the book for $20.