NORTH COUNTRY EDUCATOR PUBLISHES SHADY CHARACTERS

Canton, NY-based arborist, educator and author Paul Hetzler has published SHADY CHARACTERS: Caterpillar Soup, Leprechaun Trees, and Other Hilarities of the Natural World (Lexingford, 2018). Paul is the kind of person you would choose as your guide for a walk in the woods.  His immense and often exotic store of natural knowledge is communicated in … Continue reading NORTH COUNTRY EDUCATOR PUBLISHES SHADY CHARACTERS

The Bookstore Plus Hosts Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip

July 9th, 10AM-12PM, at Mid's Park! 2445 Main St, Lake Placid, NY 12946 Join Scholastic on the ultimate reading road trip as they tour the country with our favorite authors, illustrators, and characters! This July, Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip 2018 is partnering with bookstores and libraries in communities nationwide, hosting reading festivals for families with … Continue reading The Bookstore Plus Hosts Scholastic Summer Reading Road Trip

The Bookstore Plus Hosts July Book Club | Video Chat with Author Adam Weymouth

The Bookstore Plus Hosts July Book Club | Video Chat with Author Adam Weymouth On the first Tuesday of every month, The Bookstore Plus hosts a unique Book Club experience where readers have the opportunity to discuss the book club pick with the author via video chat! July 3rd, 2018, at 7:00 pm the author, … Continue reading The Bookstore Plus Hosts July Book Club | Video Chat with Author Adam Weymouth

Yvona Fast Reading @ Left Bank Cafe

Author Yvona Fast will be reading from her chapbook "Different" at Left Bank Cafe on Sunday Dec 3 from 2 - 4 pm.  Yvona is the author of "Garden Gourmet: Fresh & Fabulous Meals from your North Country Garden, CSA or Farmers' Market", "Employment for Individuals with Asperger Syndrome or Non-Verbal Learning Disability: Stories and Strategies", and co-author of "My … Continue reading Yvona Fast Reading @ Left Bank Cafe

A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

A Question of Survival: A presentation by author Gene Lalonde will be held on Tuesday October 24 at 7 p.m. at the Old Forge Library, 220 Crosby Blvd.  Lalonde will offer insight on the types of emergencies that may be encountered in one’s lifetime and suggestions on how to prepare for and survive them. Potential emergencies related to winter weather and travel, and also the loss of … Continue reading A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

Yvona Fast releases new title

Yvona Fast’s poems have appeared in Farming Magazine, The Poeteer, Oswego Alumni Magazine (online), Weekend Poets of Pyramid anthology (2015 and 2016), and Perspectives, Poetry Concerning Autism and Other Disabilities, vol.1. In 2016, she brought PoemVillage to Saranac Lake. She has written a weekly food column for the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News since 2005, is the author of … Continue reading Yvona Fast releases new title

Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College

A “Tribute to the Life and Work of Woodswoman Anne LaBastille” will be presented in a program by Adirondack native and friend Leslie Surprenant at 1 p.m. Sept. 30 in Herkimer College’s Sarkus-Busch Theater, CC 247, in the Robert McLaughlin College Center. Anne LaBastille (1933-2011) was an author and ecologist who is best known for … Continue reading Local Event: ‘Woodswoman’ program planned a Herkimer College

Larry Loebell reading from his fiction

Larry Loebell reading from his fiction Thursday, Sept. 7, at 7:00 PM Larry Loebell is an award-winning playwright and fiction writer. The stories in his collection The Abundance League were reviewed as "fascinating and unique...unlike those I've seen from any other contemporary writer." The Abundance League and his new collection, Seven Steps Ahead, will be … Continue reading Larry Loebell reading from his fiction