An Evening with Richard Ford

Posted June 11, 2012, at 11:40 a.m.
Richard Ford
Richard Ford

Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012 7:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Location: Cobscook Community Learning Center, 10 Commiassary Point Rd, Trescott, Maine

For more information: Penny Guisinger; 733-2233;

The Cobscook Community Learning Center presents An Evening of Conversation and a Reading with Pulitzer Prize winning author Richard Ford, Wednesday, August 8 at the CCLC in Trescott. There will be a reception with the author at 6:00PM followed by a lecture and reading at 7:30PM.

Richard Ford is the first author to receive both the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award for his novel Independence Day. Ford lives in Boothbay, Maine, with his wife, Kristina Ford. Ford’s latest novel, Canada, was published in May 2012.

Tickets for the reception (which also includes admission to the reading) are $25 per person. Tickets for the lecture and reading are $10. The Cobscook Community Learning Center is located at 10 Commissary Point Rd in Trescott. For more information, visit our website: or call 207-733-2233. Proceeds from this event will support the completion of Heartwood Lodge on the CCLC campus.