Against the Current

 How Albert Schweitzer Inspired a Young Man's Journey

​Learn about the author's 54-year search for answers, why her 18 year old cousin

rebelled against his father's wishes, how he became the first student staff member

of Albert Schweitzer's Hospital in Gabon, Africa . . . and what happened

afterward.


SCHEDULE OF 2018 APPEARANCES:

  • Tuesday, March 20 - 10:30 -11:15 a.m. - Y's Men of Meriden, Meriden, Connecticut (Gabon Journey)
  • ​Friday, January 26 - 12:30 - 2 p.m. - Lifetime Learners Institute, Norwalk Community College, 188 Richards Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut


SCHEDULE OF 2017 APPEARANCES:


  • Wednesday, November 1 - 1 p.m. - Castle Craig Adult Learning Center, Meriden Public Library, Meriden, Connecticut

 

  • Saturday, October 14 - 9 a.m. to t 5 p.m. - Norwalk Public Library Indie Authors Day, Norwalk, Connecticit












  • Tuesday, May 9 - 10:30 a.m. - Y's Men of Meriden, YMCA, 110 West Main Street, Meriden, Connecticut


  • Monday, April 10 - 11:30 a.m. -- Westport Y's Women, Temple Israel, 14 Coleytown Road, Westport, Connecticut










  • Friday, March 24 - Noon to 1:30 p.m. -- AuthorSpeak, Norwalk Public Library, 1 Belden Ave., Norwalk, Connecticut










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SCHEDULE FOR 2016 APPEARANCES:


  • Saturday, November 5 -- Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Leadership Conference - Boston, Massachusetts










  • Wednesday, September 14 - 7:30 p.m. -  Appalachian Mountain Club, "Gabon - West African Journey," 234 Post Road East, Westport, Connecticut









  • April 11, 10:30 a.m. - Westport Senior Center, 21 Imperial Ave., Westport Connecticut











  • April 7 - 5:00 p.m. - Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Alpha Kappa State, Alpha Chapter, Bedford, New York
  • March 9 - 7:30 p.m. - The Cultural Salon, Westport, Connecticut, hosted by Lee Greenberg and Herb Podel


SCHEDULE FOR 2015 APPEARANCES:

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  • January 11: private residence book-signing, Worcester, Massachusetts
  • February 12: noon-1:30p.m. - Rotary Club of Worcester,  Worcester, Massachusetts.  Watch a video of the presentation.













  • March 21:  2:00 - 4:30 p.m. -  Westport Public Library, Westport, Connecticut. Listen to a podcast of the presentation (Rindy's portion begins at the 19-minute mark) and watch the Emmy Award-winning movie "My Life is My Argument" that was shown during the Symposium.














  • March 25: 6:30 p.m. - Haston Free Public Library, Main Reading Room, 161 North Main Street, North Brookfield, Massachusetts













  • April 5: 10 p.m. - WICN Radio  90.5 FM, Worcester, Massachusetts program Business Beat (hosted by Steve Jones-D'Agostino). 














  • April 21:  12:15 p.m. - Kiwanis Club, 300 Mansfield Avenue, Darien, Connecticut 




  • June 20 - North Brookfield, Massachusetts - Art, Music and Color Fest, 31 East Brookfield Road, N. Brookfield MA















  • September 11  - Rotary Club of Wilton, Marly's of Wilton, 101 Old Ridgefield Rd # 205, Wilton, Connecticut














  • September 15: 1:00 p.m. - Weston Senior Center, 56 Norfield Road, Weston, Connecticut


  • September 25, 6:00 p.m. - Private residence book party, Arlington, Virginia


  • October 15 - Private residence book party, Westport, Connecticut​


  • ​​October 24 - Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Leadership Conference, Boston, Massachusetts