Author, midwife to discuss her book at library

MelRice | BDN
Posted Nov. 20, 2012, at 4:39 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 23, 2012, at 1:19 p.m.
MelRice | BDN
MelRice | BDN

Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 7 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Location: Jesup Memorial Library, 34 Mt. Desert St., Bar Harbor, ME

For more information: Melinda Rice; 207-288-4245;

BAR HARBOR, Maine — Bar Harbor nurse-midwife Linda Robinson will discuss the events behind her new book, “Sunday Morning, Shamwana: A Midwife’s Letters From the Field” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Jesup Memorial Library. She will talk about about the year she spent working with a team from Doctors Without Borders in a remote part of Africa.

Books will be available for purchase. A part of the proceeds from the sale of the book will go to the library.