September 17, 2017, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Heritage in Framingham
A comfortable and stimulating setting for adults with memory issues and their care partners. The café offers an opportunity to socialize and relax in an accepting environment through entertainment and activities. Sponsored by Jewish Family Service of Metrowest, Heritage in Framingham and the Callahan Center. The special September sponsor is Griswold Home Care.
RSVP requested:508-875-3100 ext 400 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 17, 2017, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Featuring: Storyteller Libby Franck
Sunday, September 17th at 2:00 p.m.
Edgell Memorial Library
3 Oak Street, Framingham, MA
She was a prolific poetess who supported herself with her writing of poems, essays, stories and travelogues.
She was a passionate patriot whose poetry in support of the Union Cause, elicited a response from President Lincoln.
She was a “Romantic Wanderer.” The publication of her book, A Russian Journey, detailing her two year sojourn in this exotic land, won international acclaim.
She published a true slave narrative entitled “Aunt Sally” around the same time as Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
While she was a citizen of the world, her fondness for her home town of Framingham is evident in her poem “Our Town” written for the Bi-Centennial celebration.
Come hear more as Libby Franck reveals fascinating discoveries about this Framingham resident.
Questions? Call 508-626-9091