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3:00 pm
Sun, Sep 30
Main
Theater
David Brinkman might be described as a renaissance man. He is a person with many talents and areas of knowledge, including but not exclusively, computer science, history, archaeology, music, religion, genealogy and now he’s an author. David has already uncovered a lifetime of personal and local historical discoveries. His new book Miracles of Yesterday chronicles those discoveries. Join us as David talks about his book and takes us back in time.
Author Event
Programs for Adults, Adults
2:00 pm
Sat, Nov 10
Main
Auditorium
Emmy award winning journalist and US Army veteran Eileen Rivers speaks about her book Beyond the Call, a riveting account of three women who fought shoulder-to-shoulder with men in Afghanistan and worked with local women to restore their lives and village communities. Learn about the important ways women in the military are currently serving our country, and how that service has changed over time. Audience Q&A, book sale and signing to follow.
Author Event, OneBook
Adults
7:00 pm
Fri, Nov 30
Main
Auditorium
American novelist, National Book Award winner, and Pulitzer Prize finalist Tim O'Brien will discuss this year's One Book, One Community selection The Things They Carried -- the classic collection of linked short stories based on O'Brien's own Vietnam War experiences. Audience Q&A, book sale and signing to follow.
Author Event, OneBook
Adults