Mary Beth Rogers will be the featured speaker at the October meeting of the Preston Hollow Democrats and will discuss her most recent book, Turning Texas Blue, What It Will Take to Break the GOP Grip on America's Reddest State. Ms. Rogers is the last person to run a successful campaign to put a Democrat, Ann Richards, in the governor's office. Since then, she has been a television executive, college professor, consultant, writer, and civic leader with more than 30 years experience in public service. The meeting will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2016, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at the Preston Royal Library Auditorium, 5626 Royal Lane, Dallas 75229. The public is invited.