The Palmdale City Library, located at 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host the next meeting of the African American Authors Book Club to discuss the memoir Diamond Doris by Doris Payne and Zelda Lockhart on Tuesday, March 17, at 6:45 pm.
In Diamond Doris, Doris Payne details the story of her life, from growing up as a poor black girl in Depression Era West Virginia to becoming one of the world’s most notorious jewel thieves.
The African American Authors Book Club meets the third Tuesday of every month at 6:45 pm at the Library. Meetings are held upstairs in the library’s Local History Room. New members are welcome to attend.
The Palmdale City Library is open seven days a week. Hours of operation are Monday through Thursday from 10 am to 8 pm; Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm; and Sunday from 1 to 5 pm.
For more information, please call the Palmdale City Library at 661/267-5600 or TDD 267-5167, or visit www.cityofpalmdale.org/library.