|Lunchtime @the Library---Breaking News: The Life of Katharine Graham|
Event Type: Adult Program|
Start Time: 11:30 AM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Bring your lunch! We provide the guest speaker, coffee and dessert.Library: Lake Villa District Library
When Katherine Grahamís husband Phil, Publisher and Co-Owner of The Washington Post, died suddenly, she made a decision that changed her life. She took his place, ran the paper and transformed The Washington Post into notable, established newspaper. Join historian Jim Gibbons for a look at Grahamsí rise to fame in the wake of Watergate , her decision to publish the Pentagon Papers and how she became the first woman to head a Fortune 500 Company.
Location: Meeting A & B