Watermark Books & Café and Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland invite you to hear from one of the world’s foremost authors published by the world’s premier publisher, Penguin Books. Join us in welcoming to Wichita, Stacy A. Cordery, author of the book Juliette Gordon Low: The Remarkable Founder of the Girl Scouts
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Watermark Books & Café
4701 E. Douglas – Wichita, Kansas 67218
(316) 682-1181 – www.watermarkbooks.com
Thanks to this Wichita area business, 40 complementary tickets are available first come/first served to Girl Scout members by contacting the Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland Wichita office at (316) 684 – 6531. This limited amount of tickets will be available through 5 p.m., Friday, March 8 or until they are gone. Girls Scouts are welcome to come as a troop or individually with an adult member. Members are encouraged to wear their uniforms to celebrate the birthday of Girl Scouting.
About the book and author:
Juliette Gordon Low was a singular figure in American history. “Crazy Daisy,” as her family knew her, was a vibrant and headstrong woman. Her magnetic blend of fun and determination coupled with an unwavering vision brought the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) into existence. Acclaimed historian Stacy A. Cordery tells Low’s complete life story in the definitive biography, Juliette Gordon Low: The Remarkable Founder of the Girl Scouts. Stacy A. Cordery is a professor of history at Monmouth College and the bibliographer of the National First Ladies’ Library. She is the author of Alice, a biography of Alice Roosevelt Longworth, a New York Times Notable book in 2007. She lives in Monmouth, Illinois.