Open Book / Open Mind: “Beauty From The Inside Out” Bobbi Brown in Conversation with Kristen Dollard
Reserved seats are all taken. Please call the Library to release a reserved seat if you are unable to attend. Standby tickets will be given if possible on a first come, first served basis.
The Montclair Public Library & Its Foundation Present
An Open Door to Top Writers & Thinkers
Tuesday, May 9th at 7PM
Bobbi Brown, best-selling author and international entrepreneur, will debut her newest book Bobbi Brown’s Beauty From The Inside Out and will be in conversation with Kristen Dollard, brand director and digital editor for Yoga Journal and Vegetarian Times. These insightful Montclair residents will discuss wellness, confidence and life balance.
Bobbi is involved with Reaching Out Montclair, an organization that aims to provide essential needs for underserved Hispanic children and their families who live in the Montclair community. Please consider bringing gently used clothing donations to the event to benefit this organization.
The event is free. No pre-registered seats remain but standby tickets will be released at the event on a first come, first served basis.
Watchung Booksellers will have copies of the authors’ books available for signing and purchase.
This event is sponsored in part by a grant from
2017 Series generously sponsored by Susan and Thomas Dunn and
Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal in Conversation with Dr. Richard Besser “Healing A Sick Healthcare System”
Book Launch for An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back
Editor-in-Chief of Kaiser Health News and Award-winning former New York Times reporter Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal launches her new book An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back. She reveals the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, and tells us exactly what we can do to solve its myriad problems. She will be in conversation about current American healthcare realities with Dr. Richard Besser, President and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and formerly ABC News’ Chief Health and Medical editor, and the acting director of the American Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.) Dr. Besser is also the author of Tell Me The Truth Doctor: Easy To Understand Answers to your most Confusing and Critical Health Questions.
Following the discussion, the authors will sign their books which will be available for purchase from Watchung Booksellers.
This conversation was funded in part by a sponsorship from Partners for Health Foundation. The event is free but reservations are recommended. Stand-by seats
first come, first served. Register HERE or call 973-744-0500 ext 2235.
2017 Series generously sponsored by Susan and Thomas Dunn and The Montclair Foundation.
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Open Book/Open Mind Series: Cuba, Past and Present
Date: Thursday, 03/23/2017
Time: 7:00 pm –8:30 pm
Location: Main Library Auditorium
Join us for the next Open Book / Open Mind conversation “Cuba, Past and Present” between Mark Kurlansky, author of the much anticipated new book Havana: A Subtropical Delirium and Alexis Romay, Cuban-born author of Emergency Exits and The Cuban Opening. Mark is a James Beard award winner and best-selling author of 30 books like Cod: A Biography of the Fish that Changed the World, Salt and Paper and will discuss his research of the mysterious and rich five-century cultural history of Cuba and his deep fascination with the island since he first visited as a journalist in the 1980s.
After the discussion, the authors will take questions from the audience and sign copies of their books available for sale by Watchung Booksellers.
On-line registration HERE is suggested or please call (973) 744-0500 x2235. Some tickets may be available on a first come, first served basis the day of the event.…