Herkimer College's Robert McLaughlin College Center
10 a.m. to Noon
Robert McLaughlin College Center
Herkimer College, 100 Reservoir Road, Herkimer, NY
Free and Open to the Public
Sponsored by: Arc Herkimer Circle of Friends, The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties, Inc. The Genesis Group, Herkimer College, and WUTR-TV.
Rachel Simon is the award-winning author of six books and a nationally-recognized public speaker on issues related to diversity and disability. Her titles include the New York Times bestsellers: The Story of Beautiful Girl and Riding The Bus With My Sister. Both books are frequent selections of book clubs and school reading programs around the country. Rachel’s work has been adapted for theater, NPR, the Lifetime Channel, and Hallmark Hall of Fame, whose adaptation of Riding The Bus With My Sister starred Rosie O’Donnell and Andie McDowell, and was directed by Anjelica Huston. For more about Rachel, visit www.rachelsimon.com.
Rachel will also be signing books at the Grand Opening of Arc Park on Saturday, June 17, from 10:30 a.m. to noon. The new park is located at 420 E. German Street, Herkimer.
For more information, please contact Arc Herkimer Fund Development Director Robert Baber at (315) 574-7353.