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"The Sacred Acre, the Ed Thomas Story" Book Discussion

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Name: "The Sacred Acre, the Ed Thomas Story" Book Discussion
Date: September 27, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CDT
Event Description:
“After the citizens of Parkersburg, Iowa, survive a F-5 tornado that nearly destroys their entire town, they are stunned by the murder of their beloved football coach, Ed Thomas, at the hands of a former player. What happens next in this incredible true story provides a lesson in grace and forgiveness that inspired the entire country.” -The Sacred Acre

Aaron Thomas, son of Ed Thomas, will be speaking on October 4 at 7pm in the H.S. Kuyper Fieldhouse, Central College. Free admission. Several book discussions of "The Sacred Acre, The Ed Thomas Story" by Mark Tabb will be held prior to the presentation:
-Monday, September 12 at noon in the Central College Geisler Library
-Tuesday, September 26 at 7pm at the Pella Public Library
-Wednesday, September 27 at 7pm in the Central College Geisler Library
-Thursday, September 28 at noon in the Pella Public Library

This is a powerful book and discussion, and all are welcome to attend. Sponsored by Central College and the Pella Wellness Consortium (Central College, Pella Corporation, Pella Regional Health Center, Precision Pulley & Idler and Vermeer Corporation
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