Wed., October 3, 2018
The Art of Tough
After 34 years in Congress, California Senator Barbara Boxer has retired and is busier than ever raising money through her new super PAC For a Change. Elected in 1992 into the Senate, Barbara was a forceful advocate for families, children, consumers, the environment and her State of California. Her memoir, The Art of Tough, shares her recollections of service, inspiring us to fight for change.
Wed., November 7, 2018
An Evening with Jenna Bush Hager
Jenna Bush Hager is the chair of UNICEF’s Next Generation and a contributing correspondent for NBC’s TODAY, sharing positive messages of regular people doing extraordinary things. Author of bestseller Ana’s Story: A Journey of Hope, Co-author of Read All About It! and Our Great Big Backyard with former First Lady Laura Bush, and bestseller Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life with Barbara Pierce Bush.
Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019
Bouncing Back: How to Make the Next Course Your Best
Food writer, editor, critic and judge on Top Chef Masters Ruth Reichl is a world class foodie, sharing her favorite dishes to problems of food waste, food policy to the universal bond derived from preparing and sharing a meal. Editor-in-Chief of Gourmet Magazine for ten years until its closing. My Kitchen Year: 136 Recipes that Saved My Life was named the best cookbook of 2015. Her fifth memoir is due in 2018.
Wednesday, April 10, 2019
The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great
Pulitzer Prize winner and National Humanities Medal recipient Isabel Wilkerson is the author of The New York Times bestseller and National Book Critics Circle Award winner The Warmth of Other Suns. A gifted storyteller, Wilkerson captivates audiences with the universal human story of migration and reinvention, as well as the enduring search for the American dream.