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Book Discussion: Making Do in World War II: A Child’s Memory of the War and the White House
August 11 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Join UPJ Professor Paul Douglas Newman and his mother, Margaret Magruder Newman, for a virtual talk about their book, “Making Do in World War II: A Child’s Memory of the War and the White House”. The book is a memoir of Ms. Newman’s time of growing up in and around the White House during WWII when her father was a secret service agent for the Roosevelts.
Thank you to AAUW-Pa Johnstown Branch for co-hosting this virtual event and for generously donating a book kit of the Newmans’ book. Copies are now available to borrow—ask at our Circulation Desk. We’re open Monday through Friday from 9 am to 3 pm. If you would prefer to use our Curbside Pick Up Service, call (814) 536-5131 and press option 1 to reserve a copy. Curbside Pick Up hours are 1 – 3 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am – 3 pm Saturday.