Welcome to the Morton, IL Branch of AAUW.

Upcoming Events –

March 13th  – Morton Public Library

Date: Tuesday, March 13
Time: 7:00
Location: Morton Public Library
Speaker: Cyndee Schaffer
Hostesses: Diane Plederer, Bev Shull, Mary Venden, Jan Martin
Mollie’s War: The Letters of a World War II WAC in Europe
Author Cyndee Schaffer will discuss her book based on her mother’s letters home during her assignment in Europe as a member of the Women’s Army Corps (WAC). The book documents the human side of life during the war – a life that alternates between fear and romance, exhaustion and leisure.   Presented by AAUW-Morton in conjunction with Morton Public Library

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