We are thrilled to host author and conservationist Mary Alice Monroe! And you have two ways to join in the fun!
1. You can attend the exclusive ticketed reception with Mary Alice beginning at 5:30 p.m. for appetizers, desserts, wine and beer. You will also receive first choice seating. Sorry no tickets sold at the door.
2. Or you can attend the FREE author program beginning at 7:00 p.m. Seating is on a first-come-first serve basis.
Mary Alice Monroe is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of 20 novels, including: A Lowcountry Wedding; A Lowcountry Christmas; The Summer’s End; Summer Wind; The Summer Girls; Last Light Over Carolina; Time is a River; The Beach House; and Beach House Memories. In addition to making multiple bestseller lists, she has received numerous awards, including the Award for Writing from the South Carolina Center for the Book, the RT Lifetime Achievement, Florida Author of Distinction Award, and she has received several Readers’ Choice Awards. Monroe was also featured at the National Festival of the Book. In 2011, her novel The Butterfly’s Daughter won the International Book Award for Green Fiction. It was also selected as a finalist for the 2012 Book of the Year by the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA).
She is an active conservationist and lives in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. Her novel The Beach House will be adapted into a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie, starring three-time Golden Globe nominee Andie MacDowell and premiering exclusively on the network in 2018.
Learn more about Mary Alice Monroe at: maryalicemonroe.com
ANNUAL MEETING AND DINNER - "YOU'RE ONE IN A MELON"
AUGUST 10, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 P.M.
Legacy Path - The Legacy Path is a program where any community member can purchase a 4"x8" brick for $125 or an 8"x8" brick for $250 to be installed in front of the Library in the Legacy Path. To purchase a brick or for more information pick a flier in the Friends of the Library BookShop or go to www.polarengraving.com/coronapubliclibraryfoundation. Deadline is Friday, May 19th for the July, 2017 installation. The forms are available at the Library.
Having a brick in the Legacy Path shows everyone that the person(s) named
on the brick support the Library and all that it does for our community.
Members of the Board of the Friends of the Corona Public Library enjoying an evening of good food and fun at the Ladders & Linguine Fundraising Event sponsored by the Corona Public Library Foundation.