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Rise and Shine – “Michelle Obama: A Life”

February 17, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Meet the author! Peter Slevin, author, associate professor at Northwestern University, and former national correspondent for “The Washington Post,” discusses his book, “Michelle Obama: A Life.” The book follows Michelle to the White House from her childhood on Chicago’s largely segregated South Side and illuminates the dilemmas she faced in Chicago while building a high-powered career, raising a family, and helping a young community organizer named Barack Obama become president of the United States. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing. Registration is not required. Presented with the Highland Park Senior Center. Sponsored by Silverado of Highland Park.

Location: Auditorium – Meeting Room, HP Library
Contact: Adult Department
Contact Number: 847) 432-0216


February 17, 2016
10:30 am - 11:30 am
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Highland Park Library
494 Laurel Avenue
Highland Park, IL 60035