Director’s College Event: Growing up in World War II Czechoslovakia

Joe VovesOn Thursday, May 28, the Farmington Libraries will host Joseph A. Voves to speak about fascinating life, which began as a child in Czechoslovakia. This event will take place at 7:00 p.m. at the Farmington Main Library at 6 Monteith Drive.

Mr. Voves was born on March 4, 1922 in Mnetes, Czechoslovakia, and rose to adulthood during the 1939-1945 Nazi occupation. Join us for an illuminating conversation about his unique experiences growing up in Central Europe during a time of great turmoil and change, and the path that brought him to the U.S.

The Director’s College is an ongoing series at the Farmington Libraries, the aim of which is to present interesting and intellectual programs for our community. These events strive to cover a wide range of areas including, but not limited to, professorial lectures, performing arts events, travelogues, and topics of local interest.

This event is free and open to the public. Please register in advance for this program by calling the library at 860-673-6791, using the online registration form, or visiting the Information Services Desk.

The Farmington Library is part of the Farmington Village Green and Library Association. If you have special needs to attend library programs, contact the library in advance.

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