Upcoming Author Talks
- November 1st – Author Talk – Eunice: The Kennedy who Changed the World by Eileen McNamara While Joe Kennedy was grooming his sons for the White House and the Senate, his Stanford-educated daughter Eunice was tapping her father’s fortune and her brothers’ political power to engineer one of the great civil rights movements of our time on behalf of millions of children and adults with intellectual ... Continue Reading
- November 8th – Author Talk – Bright Deep Water: A Boston Life by David Mehegan Alfred Mehegan was a graduate of the Massachusetts Nautical School and Northeastern University Law School and he served with the U.S. Navy during World War II. He forged a career and family life in spite of the disadvantages of strife, childhood neglect, and a lifelong struggle with depression and alcohol. ... Continue Reading
Fall 2018 Author Talk Schedule
|Paul Tremblay||The Cabin at the End of the World||September 20th|
|George Michelsen Foy||Run the Storm: A Savage Hurricane, a Brave Crew, and the Wreck of the SS El Faro||October 4th|
|Eileen McNamara||Eunice: The Kennedy who Changed the World||November 1st|
|David Mehegan||Bright Deep Water: A Boston Life||November 8th|
|Nathaniel Philbrick||In the Hurricane’s Eye: The Genius of George Washington and the Victory at Yorktown||November 15th|
|Eric Jay Dolin||Black Flags, Blue Waters: The Epic History of America’s Most Notorious Pirates||November 29th|
About the Author Talks series
The ongoing author series is offered by the Kingston Public Library in cooperation with the Kingston Council on Aging and the Kingston Public Library Foundation. The series is sponsored by WATD 95.9 FM Radio.
Westwinds Bookshop will provide copies of the books for sale and signing.
Light refreshments will be offered, and although the program is free, reservations are requested.
For more information or to register, visit the library’s online calendar or call the library at 781-585-0517 x112, or the Council on Aging at 781-585-0512.
The programs are held at the Kingston Council on Aging, 30 Evergreen Street.