Friends of Merrymeeting Bay Speaker Series

Friends of Merrymeeting Bay Speaker Series, Curtis Memorial Library, Brunswick I was proud to kick off the fall/winter speaker series of this wonderful organization. The subject was Gardiner’s Pulitzer Prize winning poet Edwin Arlington Robinson. I shared many of the...
Sexual Assault Crisis & Support Center

Sexual Assault Crisis & Support Center

Once again, I was proud to be a “celebrity waiter” at the 20th annual Celebrity Dinner to support the great work of this vital organization. This year, I donated a copy of Destination Unknown that was signed by Pat North, the book’s subject, who is now 87, and lives...
Book signing:  the British Connection

Book signing: the British Connection

Thank you to Annette Evans of RD Allen Freeport Jewelers and Jay Paulsen of Bridgham & Cook, Ltd, for inviting me to share Destination Unknown at their British Connection sales event. Bridgham & Cook is a British import store on Main Street and RD Allen...
Reading to Third-graders at the Boys & Girls Club

Reading to Third-graders at the Boys & Girls Club

It was a blast reading some of my favorite books to kids at the Club! One was Robert McClosky’s classic One Morning in Maine, and the kids painted boat pictures after the reading. The kids presented me with a lovely Blue Club T-Shirt and a sign that says, “Once Club...