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In-Person Event: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana Book Discussion

Monday December 20 2021 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

The Dressmaker of Kair Khana

Mon., Dec. 20, 2021 2 PM: The Dressmaker of Khair Khana by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon

The incredible true account of Kamila Sidiqi who, when her father and brother were forced to flee Kabul, became the sole breadwinner for her five siblings. Armed only with grit and determination, she picked up a needle and thread and created a thriving business of her own and held her family together.

This is a book discussion led by librarian Cyndi Larsen. Copies of the book will be available behind the reference desk. For more information, contact Cyndi Larsen clarsen@avonctlibrary.info 860-673-9712. Free and open to the public. Registration required. Limit to 20 participants. Masks mandatory.


Monday December 20 2021
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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281 Country Club Road
Avon, CT 06001 United States
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