2019 Books Sandwiched In Speakers Announced

Books Sandwiched In
Eight Mondays at Noon
Book reviews by Guest Speakers, Feb. 4 – Mar. 25, 2018

Deborah Skivington
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.

A.J. Magnan
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.

Ellen Polimeni
Monday, February 18 12:00-1:00pm
Ellen Polimeni, Mayor of Canandaigua, will review Becoming by Michelle Obama

Jeanne Crane
Monday, February 25 12:00-1:00pm
Local author Jeanne Crane will review her book, Amidst the Stones of Celtic Ireland.

Jan Sexton
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.

Preston Pierce
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

Cyndi Fordham
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.

Eric Bateman
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