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Hickstown from the Heart

Hickstown from the Heart

Presented by:

The Booth Siblings

Challenging you to think about what makes a good neighbor, Hickstown from the Heart, is a memoir about the historic Crest Street Community, formerly known as Hickstown.

Join the Booth siblings, the children of Mildred "Ma" Booth and William Booth, as they share stories, that make you laugh and cry, about growing up in this neighborhood near Duke University.

Learn more at hickstownfromtheheart.com

"The siblings do a great job of making the reader feel like they are actually getting to visit Hickstown themselves. They introduce you to the colorful neighbors who range from the quiet and caring to the bold and eccentric." -Val Blanding Clark


March 18, 2023 2:00 - 3:00 PM

Durham County Main Library Auditorium


Reserved seating will be honored up until 1:55 pm at which time all remaining seating will be first come first serve. 




Saturday, March 18, 2023
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Main Auditorium
Main Library
  Adult     Emerging Adult: 18-24 Year Olds     High School     Intergenerational     Middle School     Senior Citizen     Teen  
  Durham     Humanities     Literacy  

Registration is required. There are 200 seats available.

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Celeste Holtzmann