The Ferguson Library will host an evening of food, wine, and conversation with "Kiss Carlo" author Adriana Trigiani on Tuesday, Jan. 23. A reception begins at 6:30 p.m., and the program begins at 7 p.m. A book sale and signing will follow. Tickets are $15 and include a wine and dessert reception. Proceeds will benefit the Library.
Trigiani is the of 17 books which have been published in 36 countries around the world, including the blockbuster epic, "The Shoemaker's Wife," "All the Stars in the Heavens," the Big Stone Gap series, "Lucia, Lucia," the Valentine series; the Viola series for young adults; "Cooking with My Sisters," a collection of delicious and accessible family recipes curated by Trigiani and her four sisters, and the bestselling memoir, "Don't Sing at the Table." She is a playwright, television writer/producer, and filmmaker. She wrote and directed the film version of her novel "Big Stone Gap," which was shot entirely on location in her Virginia hometown. She is co-founder of the Origin Project, an in-school writing program that serves more than a thousand students in Appalachia.
The Ferguson Library's Main Library, DiMattia Building is located at One Public Library Plaza in Stamford, Conn. For more information, call (203) 351-8243.