Ames Free Library

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Children's Year, April 1918 - April 1919: 100th Anniversary

Join Dr. Peter Rappo on Monday, March 18, 2019 from 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. for a fascinating talk and discussion on the history and implementation of a federal children’s health initiative instituted during WWI. The relevance of that century-old initiative continues to inform child health issues of today!
Dr. Rappo, a resident of Easton,  is a practicing pediatrician and US history enthusiast. 
Free and open to all.
Event Location: 
Queset House, 2nd Floor Conference Room