Irish in America

Maura Conlon-McIvor will read from her best-selling memoir, She’s All Eyes: Memoirs of an Irish-American Daughter on Wednesday, February 15, at 7:30 p.m., at the Santa Barbara Club, 1105 Chapala Street. Come hear selections from the daughter of a Hoover-era FBI agent as she struggles to make a connection with her estranged father. Call the American Irish Historical Society at 565-3259 or visit

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