Date: Monday, May 7, 2012
A book discussion of Letters From The Promised Land: Swedes in America, 1840-1914, edited by Dr. H. Arnold Barton, will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center, Denkmann Memorial Building, Augustana College, 3520 7th Ave., Rock Island. Attendees are welcome to share an immigrant story from their own background. Light refreshments will be served. Registration required; call (309) 794-7204 or email for details.