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Upcoming Open Book/Open Mind Conversations

The Montclair Public Library & Its Foundation Present
An Open Door to Top Writers & Thinkers

Winter/Spring 2019 Season

Chris Wilson in Conversation with Charles Rosen
The Master Plan: My Journey from Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose
Wednesday, February 6th, 7 PM

Benilde Little and Ylonda Gault Caviness in Conversation with Veronica Chambers
The Meaning of Michelle: 16 Writers on the Iconic First Lady and How Her Journey Inspires Our Own
Sunday, February 10th at 4 PM

Lidia Bastianich in Conversation with Marissa Rothkopf Bates
My American Dream: A Life of Love, Family and Food
Thursday, March 21 at 7 PM at St. Luke’s Church, Montclair.
Non-perishable food donations will be accepted for Toni’s Kitchen at the event.
More information hereTicket purchase link

Join the Open Book Club meeting to discuss the book before the event here.

Julia Alvarez in Conversation with Yvonne Latty
25th Anniversary of In the Time of the Butterflies
Thursday, April 11th at 7 PM at Central Presbyterian Church
More information here (Ticket purchase link)

Edward Tenner
The Efficiency Paradox: What Big Data Can’t Do
Friday, May 3rd at 7 PM

David Itzkoff
Sunday, June 2nd at 4 PM (This is part of the week-long Montclair BOUNCE: A Festival of Optimism and Resilience programming)

Series sponsored by Investors Bank and The Montclair Foundation.

If you missed the conversations in person, you can view them at or on Montclair TV34 on Fridays at 7:30 PM & Sundays at 10:00 AM.

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