In this hectic life it is always a welcome surprise to enjoy some food,
friends and fascinating conversation. We are happy to announce just such an
opportunity. On Tuesday, March 25th at 7 p.m. Dr. Leslie Gray, Associate
Professor in the Environmental Studies Institute at Santa Clara
University,will be joining the South
Bay Chapter of the Northern California Returned Peace Corps Association for
a presentation about Friends of African Village Libraries (www.favl.org).
FAVL is a network of individuals and donors committed to long-term support
for small community libraries in rural Africa. Dr. Gray is a geographer
with interests in African farming and especially cotton cultivation. She
has conducted research in Sudan and Burkina Faso. The event will take place
at Cuccini restaurant (72 N. Almaden Ave, http://www.cuccini.com/
) in San
Pedro Square, downtown San Jose. The event is free, aside from meal costs.
We hope to see you there! (No need to RSVP.)
Questions? Email Kate at katelester@...
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