Perry County Council of the Arts (PCCA) will host Eve Benner at PCCA Gallery, 1 S. Second Street, Newport, on Saturday, March 23 from 1 to 3 p.m., to sign copies of her book “Jonathan’s Rainbow.” Chat with Benner, learn about her book and purchase signed copies for personal reading or gifts.
“Jonathan’s Rainbow” chronicle’s Benner’s life as a single mother recounting the trials, travails, and joys of raising her son with Down syndrome from birth to young adulthood. Always an advocate for him, she challenged the schools and doctors to provide for Jonathan’s needs. The many happy times, as well as the difficult moments, are told in her own words. Faith, family, and friends were called upon for loving guidance and assistance.