Andover poet to read poems on Love & Valentines Feb. 19


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Posted Online: Feb. 12, 2013, 4:06 pm
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Press release submitted by Andover Historical Society




The annual meeting of the Andover Historical Society will be held on Tuesday, February 19, 1:30 p.m., at the American Woman's League Building. Lucille Johnson, a poet from Andover, will read poems on love and valentines. She has written a number of poems over the years, with several published in local newspapers. Light refreshments will be served by Bonnie Bandelow.
Persons attending the meeting are invited to have lunch at the Andover Cafe at 12:30 p.m.
For more information, call (309) 845-0168 or (309) 476-8228



















 



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