Zena Holman and the Promise of Asilomar – June 23

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Zena Holman (1891-1980) is one of the people who, beginning in the 1930s, transformed Asilomar from regional retreat into a world-renowned center for the exchange of ideas. Holman’s effort to share her book collection with the people of California exemplifies the spirit of those who sought to use Asilomar to build a better society.

Michael Meloy is a historian working for the State of California. He received his MA in History from Cal State Sacramento and his PhD in United States History from the University of California, Davis. He lives in Oakland. 

Thursday, June 23, 2016
3:30 – 5:30 pm
Hors d’oeuvres Served 

Martine Inn
255 Ocean View Blvd., 
Pacific Grove, CA

$25 per person
1849 Society Members & Guests Complimentary 

RSVP by Fri., June 17 

Tickets are also available at at the Library Help Desk or by phone at 831.646.5632. For more information, contact Sirie Thongchua at 831.646.5632 or [email protected] 

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