GADG – Sep. 7

Global Affairs Discussion Group. Thu., Sep. 7, 7:15-9 p.m., Social Hall. (Meets the first Wednesday of each month September-June. For September only, group will meet on the first Thursday.) Contact Randy Adams or Susan Smith. More information here. Dr. Monique Saigal will talk about how, as a child, she escaped the Nazis in occupied France in 1940. Sent by her grandmother to hide with a Catholic family in the south of France, Dr. Saigal was separated from her own family for years. Her book, “French Heroines, 1940-1945: Courage, Strength and Ingenuity,” shares her story and the stories of other courageous women she interviewed who fought the Nazis in the French resistance. Dr. […]