Jamie Freeman, author of The Down Syndrome Diary: 26 Families. 7 Years. 4 Countries. (The Down Syndrome Diaries Book 1), will discuss the joys and blessings of having a son with Down Syndrome. Find out how she became an advocate for individuals with disabilities. Learn about her blog, Ben Through It All, and her non-profit organization, The Down Syndrome Diary.
Tecumseh residents Erik and Megan Fortman, who are parents of a child with Down Syndrome, will also share their daughter Amelia’s story with the TDL Zoom community. Her story was featured in Freeman’s Down Syndrome Diary.
This special event will also be streamed on Facebook Live, which can be viewed from the library’s Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/Tecumseh-District-Library-192148050127/.