Polk County Book Club Discussions - The Lost Apothecary and We Need New Names

In honor of Womens' History Month, Polk County HR and DEIA Committee are hosting a book club discussion. We will discuss The Lost Apothecary, by Sarah Penner on April 25 and We Need New Names, by NoViolet Bulawayo on May 31. 


The Polk County DEIA Committee is offering a limited number of complimentary copies of the book(s) to persons who reside in the Greater Des Moines area and are taking part in the discussion(s). Early requests are encouraged, as the complimentary books will be distributed in the order in which requests are received.

Sign up for the discussions and to receive a book via the sign up link.  

Image of The Lost Apothecary by Sarah Penner book cover

Discussion held on April 25, from noon to 1PM. 

Image of We Need New Names by NoViolet Bulawayo book cover

Discussion held on May 31, from noon to 1PM.

Book Club, Women's History Month, Book Discussion, DSM Book Festival Authors, Diversity, Inclusion, Women's History

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