14 Jan 2019 Books Sandwiched In Speakers Announced
Books Sandwiched In
Eight Mondays at Noon
Book reviews by Guest Speakers, Feb. 4 – Mar. 25, 2018
Monday, February 4 12:00-1:00pm
Wood Library volunteer and member of the local American Legion Auxiliary Deborah Skivington will review books and other materials about WWI and its aftermath.
Monday, February 11 12:00-1:00pm
Bristol resident and retired Navy Commander A.J. Magnan will review Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898 by Edwin G. Burrows and Mike Wallace.
Monday, February 18 12:00-1:00pm
Ellen Polimeni, Mayor of Canandaigua, will review Becoming by Michelle Obama
Monday, February 25 12:00-1:00pm
Local author Jeanne Crane will review her book, Amidst the Stones of Celtic Ireland.
Monday, March 4 12:00-1:00pm
Jan Sexton, Library Assistant at Wood Library, will review this year’s Rochester Reads title, American War by Omar El Akkad.
Monday, March 11 12:00-1:00pm
Ontario County Historical Society Educator Preston Pierce will review The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation by Colin G. Calloway
Monday, March 18 12:00-1:00pm
Cyndi Fordham, Executive Assistant & Volunteer Coordinator at Wood Library, will review Kitchen Privileges: A Memoir by Mary Higgins Clark.
Monday, March 25 12:00-1:00pm
Eric Bateman, Library Media Specialist at Canandaigua Academy, will review This Is the Way the World Ends: How Droughts and Die-offs, Heat Waves and Hurricanes Are Converging on America by Jeff Nesbit