Virtual Author Talk with Architect Stefan Al: SuperTall

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Author, architect, and TED-Resident Stefan Al has worked on some of the largest buildings in the world. In his new book Supertall: How the World's Tallest Buildings Are Reshaping Our Cities and Our Lives, he reveals the advancements in engineering, design, and data science that have led to a worldwide boom. Drawing on examples from […]

“Changes in Maynard Bird and Animal Life” presented by Peter Alden

Maynard Public Library 77 Nason Street, Maynard, MA

Presented by Peter Alden, author of the popular Audubon Field Guide to New England among many other titles, and leader of over 300 nature tours to over 100 countries. Peter Alden also organized the world's first bioblitz in 1998 centered at Walden Pond where over 3600 species of plants, lichens, fungi, insects, fish, herps, birds […]

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Author Talk: Thomas Mickey: Victorian Flowers We Still Love

Maynard Public Library 77 Nason Street, Maynard, MA

Join author and master gardener Thomas Mickey as he discusses his latest book All about Flowers: James Vick’s Nineteenth-Century Seed Company. Nineteenth century seed company owner James Vick (1818-1882) believed in being fair and honest with his customers. That ethical stance   inspired his communication methods with his customers at a time when business owners thought ‘hype’ […]

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