Each year the FOTL Programs & Special Events team provides a diverse slate of events including Author Luncheons, Virtual Author Talks, a Valentine's Tea, field trips, cultural outings and the Annual Wassail Party for our Members and other special events throughout the year.
New York Times bestselling historical novelist Lauren Willig unearths buried records of the Smith Relief Unit, a group of young women from Smith College who gave up safety and affluence to risk their lives working as humanitarians in France at the height of World War I in this sweeping novel based on a true story—a skillful blend of Call the Midwife and The Alice Network—
Registration Begins September 9th
Naomi Hirahara's eye-opening and poignant new mystery Clark & Division, the story of a young woman searching for the truth about her revered older sister’s death, brings to focus the struggles of one Japanese American family released from mass incarceration at Manzanar during World War II.
Julia Walton, author of Words on Bathroom Walls--now a major motion picture--comes a romance in the spirit of Dear Evan Hansen about overcoming anxiety--and about finding love and friendship in unlikely places.
Registration Begins October 13
12 Noon - Doors open at 11:30am
Members - $25
Non-Members - $30
Grant Justice is the riveting story of Grant Cooper, a real life Perry Mason in his day, with movie star good looks to go along with a brilliant legal mind. Robert Fegers takes you from the roots of Cooper's family, including a backwoods shootout over a moonshine still, to the dramatic culmination of this career as he fought to spare Robert Kennedy's assassin from the gas chamber.
Join our fun and enthusiastic Programs team to help plan all of our events! Behind the scenes opportunities for the computer and social media saavy to day of event set up and execution with our Hospitality team. Contact us to learn more about these exciting volunteer positions!