February 21, 2015
LWV Meeting on Women's Issues
Noon, Shenango Valley Community Library
11 North Sharpsville Ave., Sharon
1. Discussion of I am Malala : the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban, by Malala Yousafzai with Christina Lamb. Ms Yousafzai is the youngest winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for her courageous stand for education for Pakistani girls and for all Pakistani students, a stand which almost cost the author her life. Copies are available at the library or can be downloaded for your electronic reader. Even if you are unable to read the book before our program, please join us.
2. Lizette Olsen, director of AWARE, Mercer County Center against Domestic and Sexual Violence, will speak of the work and accomplishments of this important agency.
NOTE: This program was cancelled because of bad weather. It will be rescheduled at a later date.