Main Branch at Public Library of Cincinnati:
The Creation of the Wicked Series with Gregory Maguire: Meet best-selling novelist Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West, the basis for the Tony Award-winning Broadway and international hit musical Wicked. Maguire will discuss the creation of the popular Wicked series, read from his work, and sign copies of his books, which will be available for sale. Reading Garden Lounge, Tuesday September 21, 7:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Public Library & the Nolan Fund
Cintas Center at Xavier University
1624 Herald Avenue Cincinnati, OH 45207
A Cup of Tea with Greg Mortenson: Peace Through Education: Greg Mortenson iss the co-author of the bestselling Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace, One School at a Time. It recounts the journey that led Mortenson from a failed 1993 attempt to climb Pakistan's K2 to successfully establish schools in some of the most remote regions of Afghanistan and Pakistan. Join Mr. Mortenson as he shares his inspiring true story of how one man is changing the world - one school at a time.
For ticketing and event information, visit www.xavier.edu/cfj/A-Cup-of-Tea-with-Greg-Mortenson-Peace-through-Education.cfm. A limited number of tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Main Library, Madeira and Green Township Branch Libraries. There is a limit of 2 tickets per customer.
Wednesday 29, 7:00 p.m.
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