Join world travelers Jim and Py Wolfe on their adventure to the Chilean fjords, the Strait of Magellan, the Beagle Channel, and Cape Horne. Then cross the dangerous Drake Passage to Antarctica for eight landings, including at the British and Ukrainian scientific stations, before flying back to Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Wolfes are local retired educators working as citizen ambassadors with the U.S. State Department to host delegations from Asia, the Middle East, Africa, and South America. Registration is open.
The Rochester Hills Public Library is pleased to welcome author Laurie (L.A.) Chandlar, who will discuss her “Art Deco Mystery Series” novels on Thursday, Jan. 23 at 7 p.m. in the library’s
Multipurpose Room. Chandlar is a 2019 Agatha Award nominee and national best-selling author of historical fiction novels that take place in 1930s New York, Detroit, and London. Her debut novel, The Silver Gun – book one in the Art Deco Mystery Series, was published in 2017. Other books include The Gold Pawn and The Pearl Dagger.
A native of Rochester, MI, Chandlar studied English Literature and Public Relations at the University of Michigan, worked for General Motors, and at the age of 24, moved on to a creative venture with a nonprofit company and traveled with her husband’s national touring band as a manager and PR agent. Today, she and her husband live in New York City. Regististration is open.