UNC Midwives and UNC Birth Partners volunteer doula program will present 'Call the (Eastern NC) Midwife: The Remarkable Career of Lovie Beard Shelton.
Lisa Yarger, the author of the book 'Lovie: The Story of a Southern Midwife and an Unlikely Friendship,' will read from her work and talk about the life and work of the first nurse midwife in North Carolina.'
The event is April 19 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Fox Auditorium at the UNC School of Nursing.
The event will begin with a reception and book signing. Parking will be available in the Bell Tower Lot adjacent to the School of Nursing.