Author’s Luncheon Fundraiser

Featured authors for the AAUW Twin Rivers (NC) 9th annual Local Author’s Luncheon held on Saturday, January 30th, 2016.

Our 9th annual Local Author’s Luncheon was held on Saturday, January 30th, 2016 at the Chelsea Restaurant on Middle Street in downtown New Bern. This year’s featured authors included:

  • Peter Azzole – Hell to Pay
  • Brenda Harris – Poultry at Lavender College
  • Sam Love – Converging Waters
  • Leslie Tall Manning – GAGA
  • John Lee Martin – Zero to Sixty in Sixty Years
  • Bridget Platt – Daddy’s Deployed
  • Michael Richard – Tobit’s Dog
  • Simon Spalding – Food at Sea: Shipboard Cuisine from Ancient to Modern Times
  • Patricia Stroh – The ABCDEFG Disorder
  • Ed Wall – When the Bobber Jiggles

Proceeds from the luncheon enable a scholarship to women at Craven Community College targeted toward women who have had a gap between high school and college perhaps due to employment or child rearing, etc.  Also a scholarship is given to a middle-school girl going to Science Camp in Havelock offered in the summer.