A Faraway Island by Annika Thor


It's the summer of 1939.  Two Jewish  sisters from Vienna---twelve-year-old Stephie Steiner and seven-year-old Nellie---are sent to Sweden to escape the Nazis.  They expect to stay there six months, until their parents can flee to Amsterdam; then all four will go to America.  But as the world war intensifies, the girls remain, each with her own host family, on a rugged island off the western coast of Sweden.

Adult Afternoon Program: Organize Your Home, Mind & Spirit Through De-Cluttering

Monday, December 5 at 2pm -  Sandra Peterson is a professional clutter consultant and organizer from Sherwood who teaches classes on organizing.  Peterson also writes a column in Women: For and About Women in Northeast Wisconsin.  She has some great tips on how to organize your home, mind and spirit.

Located in the Shattuck Community Room on the first floor. 


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