Next Meetup

Local Author Event: The Quack's Daughter and the Charmed Line
Greta Nettleton, Palisades Resident, local author, and recipient of the Library Association of Rockland County’s 2018 Book of the Year Award, will discuss The Quack’s Daughter, an entertaining tale about a spirited, bi-sexual Victorian college girl named Cora Keck, filled with unexpected insights about real life at Vassar during the Gilded Age. Ms. Nettleton, a 2017 fellow at the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and a featured speaker for the University of Iowa History of Medicine Society, will also share new material from her forthcoming book, The Charmed Line, about the life and career of Cora’s controversial mother, Mrs. Dr. Rebecca J. Keck. Nyack author Bethany Ball (What to Do About the Solomons) will join in for a conversation about The Quack’s Daughter and the writing process. Tickets: $10 ($5 STUDENTS) at the door to benefit the Palisades Free Library. This program will be held at: Tappan Manse Barn, 32 Old Tappan Road, Tappan, NY

Tappan Manse Barn

32 Old Tappan Road · Tappan, NY