Monday, July 25, 2016

Upcoming Events/Workshop with Lisa Saunders

 UPCOMING EVENTS AND WORKSHOPS WITH LISA SAUNDERS


Tuesday, April 25, 2017, 2:30-5:30pm, One day only New London Adult Education
Self-Publish and Promote Your Paperback/E-Book on Amazon: 
There are several advantages to self-publishing—full control of your work and higher royalties. Learn the free steps to making your paperback and e-book available on Amazon. Check for fee. Instructor: Lisa Saunders https://www.newlondonadulted.org. Three Shaw’s Cove, New London, CT 06320, (860) 437-2385 ext.# 106, cherrickm@newlondon.org

Friday, April 28, 2017
May Day Spring Festival (entertainment, artists, fun!)
The Velvet Mill, 22 Bayview Ave, Stonington, CT 06378, 860.235.9654
Author Lisa Saunders will be autographing copies of her books at the Cheese Boro Whey, LLC.

Fri, May 12, 5pm
Mother's Day Dinner with author Lisa Saunders
Blossoms and Blessings Child Care
First Baptist Church of Manchester, CT
240 Hillstown Rd, Manchester, CT 06040
Blossoms and Blessings Child Care will host author Lisa Saunders at it's annual Mother's Day dinner. Lisa will discuss how she came to write her educational "color-me-in" fairy tale, "Once Upon a Placemat: A Table Setting Tale" and read her story to the children. About the tale: When Lisa can't remember how to set the table, her grandmother teaches her to listen to the silverware. How does Mr. Knife keep the dish from running away with the spoon? Why does Miss Cup  insist she and the others get a bath before being shared? For more information, contact Lisa Hoover- Director, Blossoms and Blessings Child Care, at: (860) 268-0202, lisa.blossomsandblessings@gmail.com

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 9:00 AM
Olde Mistick Village, Mystic, CT
March of Dimes March for Babies
The money raised supports programs that help expectant moms have healthy, full-term pregnancies and funds research to find answers to the problems that threaten our babies. This family-friendly community event features live entertainment, refreshments, and a variety of fun activities for kids! Free online registration is available at 
www.marchforbabies.org/event/greatermystic. More info: Laura Gervais of March of Dimes: lgervais@marchofdimes.org or (860) 815.9356.

Monday, July 10, 2017, 6 p.m.
Connecticut Author Trail: Bill Memorial Library Groton 
Author: Lisa Saunders will present the stories behind her book: After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child

Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 2:30-5:30pm, One day only, New London Adult Education
Write Your Story
Bring laptop or pen and paper and be prepared to answer thought-provoking questions so you can revisit your life. What did you experience? What did you learn? Create a gift for your family, future generations, and possibly the public.  Check for fee. Instructor: Lisa Saunders https://www.newlondonadulted.org. Three Shaw’s Cove, New London, CT 06320, (860) 437-2385 ext.# 106,cherrickm@newlondon.org

Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 2:30-5:30pm, One day only, New London Adult Education
Self-Publish and Promote Your Paperback/E-Book on Amazon:
There are several advantages to self-publishing—full control of your work and higher royalties. Learn the free steps to making your paperback and e-book available on Amazon.  Check for fee. Instructor: Lisa Saunders https://www.newlondonadulted.org. Three Shaw’s Cove, New London, CT 06320, (860) 437-2385 ext.# 106, cherrickm@newlondon.org


Lisa is available to speak to your group on a variety of topics including how to share your mission; how to write a book; horse book fun; table setting; surviving loss (healing through writing); or she can work with your members to present a “reader’s theater.” As a writer and marketing consultant, Lisa was awarded the "Gold Medallion of Excellence" from the National Council for Marketing and Public Relations. As publisher of the Mystic Seafarer's Trail newsletter and instructor at New London Adult and Continuing Education, she shares news and stories and helps others share theirs. As parent representative of the Congenital CMV (Cytomegalovirus) Foundation, she works to prevent the leading viral cause of birth defects, which causes more birth defects than the Zika virus.

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Monday, July 10, 2017, 6 p.m.
Connecticut Author Trail: Bill Memorial Library Groton 

Author: Lisa Saunders will present the stories behind her book: After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child  Synopsis: The bittersweet human condition of love and loss is examined in this collection of 18 famous (and infamous) figures. Anyone who loves a romantic history lesson will be intrigued by this book. Through researching letters, journals and out-of-print books, award-winning writer Lisa Saunders sheds new light on historic figures. She is a part-time history interpreter at Mystic Seaport, teacher at New London Adult & Continuing Education, TV talk show host, and active Cornell University alumna. After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child examines the loves and losses of 18 famous (and infamous) figures such as Mark Twain; George Burns;  Mary Lincoln; C.S. Lewis; George Putman (Amelia Earhart’s widower); Martha Washington; Norman Rockwell; Grandma Moses; Milton Hershey; Captain von Trapp;  Coretta Scott King; William Gillette (aka Sherlock Holmes); Katharine Graham; Groton widow whose 100-year-old time capsule was recently opened; Mystic widow whose husband drowned in Texas’s worst maritime disaster; plus world's greatest miser. Goodreads link to the book: http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/30363596-after-the-loss-of-a-spouse?ac=1&from_search=true






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