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Writing Gratitude: The Delights of Sending (and Receiving) Thank-you Notes

Sunday, July 23, 2:00 p.m.

A thank-you note on paper can be a little gift in itself. Speaker Alyson Kuhn will apply her “theory of thanking” to letters from businesses and non-profits as well as to personal notes. Audience anecdotes will be welcomed. Before and after the talk, peruse thank-you notes on display from Alyson’s collection.


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