Author Terri Arthur will discuss her book Fatal Decision: Edith Cavell WWI Nurse at a book talk sponsored by the Friends of the Mashpee Library Sept. 19.
The talk is 3-5 PM at the Cotuit Center for the Arts, 4404 Falmouth Rd. in Cotuit.
Edith Cavell helped hundreds of British, French, and Belgian soldiers escape the Germans. She was arrested, tried, and executed in 1915.
Terri Arthur is a long-time resident of Massachusetts who has worked as a nurse on Cape Cod, Plymouth, and Martha's Vineyard.
Reservations are $25, and tickets will be sold at the door. For advance reservations, please send a $25 check to FML, P.O. Box 900, Mashpee, MA 02649. Or pay via Paypal at friendsofmashpeelibrary.org
Reservations include light refreshments. A cash bar will be available.
Copies of Fatal Decision will be available for signing at the event.
Proceeds benefit Mashpee Public Library.