Human beings are “creatures stricken by meaning, afflicted with purpose,” Diane Ackerman laments; that’s why it’s essential to stop and savor instants when “time suddenly snags on a simple Wow!” Moving across the seasons from spring dawns in Palm Beach, through winter sunrises in Ithaca, her book abounds in sensuous snapshots.
Location: Bangor Public Library. Walk through the board room to the Northern Maine Library District office.
Thursday, September 12, 6:30 p.m.
Leader: Joyce Rumery