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Start Date: 8/18/2010
End Date: 8/18/2010
Event Times: 7 pm

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Phone: 414-967-1610

Milwaukee-Area Book Launch for 'Cindy Bentley: Spirit of a Champion'


Born with an intellectual disability, Cindy Bentley grew up living at the Southern Wisconsin Center for the Developmentally Disabled. Despite the challenges she faced, Cindy not only learned the skills necessary to live on her own, but later traveled the world as a spokesperson for the Special Olympics and became one of Wisconsin's most inspirational leaders and activists.

Meet Cindy Bentley and learn more about her amazing story at the Milwaukee Area book launch for "Cindy Bentley: The Spirit of a Champion," the latest addition to the Badger Biographies Series for young readers. Cindy and authors Bob Kann and Caroline Hoffman will speak and sign books at this Barnes & Noble Bayshore Mall event.

This event is co-sponsored by the Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities and Special Olympics Wisconsin.

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public

Venue: Barnes & Noble Bayshore Mall

Address: 5755 N Bayshore Dr

City: Glendale

Event Location URL: http://www.bayshoretowncenter.com/tenant.cfm?tenantid=83&tenantspace=B6&tenantx=-530&tenanty=-630&tenantmap=1

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