McDonnel Discusses Her Book on August 4

CRAFTSBURY – Author Christine McDonnel will discuss her research and book, “Sanctuary: Kip Tiernan and Rosie’s Place, the Nation’s First Shelter for Women,” on Thursday, August 4, at 6 p.m., at the Craftsbury Public Library.

For over forty years Kip Tiernan fought tirelessly for the rights of poor women and women in need of housing. She created programs in Boston to provide them with shelter, food, medical help, legal assistance and education. For more information, contact the library at (802) 586-9683.