Forty two people filled the Waban Library Center Tuesday night to hear a spirited panel discuss “Lean In,” the national best seller by Facebook COO, Sheryl Sandberg. Panelists Covie Edwards-Pitt, Nanette Fridman and Leslie Goodyear brought their distinctive takes on the book to the discussion. The audience kept them till late in the evening with many thoughtful questions and comments, which spilled over into the congenial reception that capped the event.
Look for more stimulating author discussions like this one at the Waban Library Center!
Thursday night, April 18th, the Waban Library Center played host to Dan Shaughnessy, the home team’s award winning sports columnist, and author of “Francona: The Red Sox Years.” (The book has been on the NYT best seller list for over 3 months.)
Eighty two people filled the stands at the venerable library and Dan gave a home run performance. Fans made up the majority of the eager crowd, and peppered the author with many an intriguing baseball question. He had the answers! He also signed many of his,books, and joined everyone in a post-talk reception of delicious ball park refreshments. Everyone came out a winner!
The Waban Library Center offers many events throughout the year. Check out our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Waban-Library-Center/109583426871.