Foley Public Library will host its monthly Coffee & Donuts With an Author on Wed, Dec 29 @ 10 am in its upstairs meeting room.  Local author, Paula L. Webb, will be speaking on her latest publication, Such a Woman:  The Life of Octavia Walton LaVert.  She will end her presentation with a brief Q&A session.

Webb, has a Master’s in Library and Information Science from the University of Alabama. She is currently a tenured Librarian at the University of South Alabama in Mobile. Ms. Webb has always enjoyed research and documented her local history findings in her first book, Mobile Under Siege: Surviving the Union Blockade, in 2016. She has continued pursuing this avenue of research with her latest book.

Free coffee and donuts will be served.  Reservations are required.  RSVP online at the library’s website,, or phone the library at 251-943-7665.  You can also email to reserve a spot.

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