Events



Thursday, August 17, 2017...featured speaker at Lakewood Public Library in Lakewood, Ohio, 7 p.m. Topic: Construction of a Small Town Mystery.


Monday, June 5, 2017...Joined the members of the Monday Night Book Club, South Charleston, Ohio, 7 p.m., for a discussion of Deadly Homecoming at Rosemont, A Wrenn Grayson Mystery.


Friday, June 2, 2017...First Friday outdoor festival, downtown Xenia, Ohio, 5 to 9 p.m.


Thursday, April 6, 2017...Clark Memorial Home Book Festival, Silent Auction, and Author Panel Discussion, 106 Kewbury Road, 1 p.m. Bidders will place bids on their name becoming the name of a character in one of my future books. 


Tuesday, March 21, 2017...Speaking engagement at Northridge Middle School, addressing an eighth grade assembly on "What's it Like to be an Author."


Sunday, February 26, 2017...Speaking engagement at Village Chic in South Charleston, 2 p.m., discussion of memory quilts included in my novels, Wild Raspberries and Proper Goodbye.


Tuesday, January 10, 2017...Speaking engagement with South Charleston Keepsake Quilt Club, 7 p.m., discussion of Wild Raspberries and quilting.


Tuesday, December 27, 2016...MAMs Book Club meeting, Springfield, 7 p.m., members reviewed Wild Raspberries.


Saturday, December 10, 2016...Teaberries Heart of Country, 2 p.m., official launch for third novel, Proper Goodbye.


Sunday, November 6, 2016...Springfield High School Craft Show, 701 East Home Road, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., benefits the Music Department.


Wednesday, October 19, 2016...Speaking engagement with Foxy Ladies Book Club, 7800 Dayton-Springfield Road.


Tuesday, October 4, 2016...Speaking engagement with Pageturners Book Club, Clark County Public Library, Park Shopping Center Branch, Bechtle Avenue, 1 p.m., public welcome. 


Saturday, August 27, 2016...Monarch Butterfly Festival, Buck Creek Nature Park, Springfield, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Saturdays, July 23 through August 20, 2016...Springfield Farmers' Market, downtown Springfield, 9 to 12:30 p.m.


Saturday, July 16...New Carlisle Farmers' Market, Main Street, New Carlisle, Ohio, 9 to 12:30 p.m.


Monday, June 6, 2016...Joined the members of the Monday Night Book Club in South Charleston for a discussion of Wild Raspberries, 7 p.m.


Wednesday, April 27, 2016...Speaking engagement with members of the Southeast Neighborhood Association, 7 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church.


Tuesday, April 26, 2016...Speaking engagement with Kiwanis of Springfield, luncheon meeting held at St. John Lutheran Church, 12:30 p.m. Topic: Changes in the Publishing World


Wednesday, April 20, 2016...Speaking engagement with Ohio Writers Guild in Columbus, 1 to 3 p.m., Columbus Cultural Arts Center.


Saturday, April 9, 2016...a wonderful 2 p.m. gathering at Teaberries Heart of Country on Leffel Lane in Springfield. Fans came to hear me speak about Deadly Homecoming at Rosemont, A Wrenn Grayson Mystery.


Wednesday, April 6, 2016...Speaking engagement with Batty Binders Quilt Guild in West Milton, Ohio, 6:30 p.m.


Tuesday, March 22, 2016....Speaking engagement with American Business Women's Association, 7 p.m.


Saturday, February 13, 2016...Book signing at The Learned Owl Book Shop in Hudson, Ohio, 1 to 3 p.m.


Monday, February 1, 2016...Speaking engagement with the Catholic Ladies of Columbia, their monthly luncheon meeting at Golden Corral


Monday, January 11, 2016...Grace Book Club held their monthly luncheon meeting at Teaberries Heart of Country to discuss Wild Raspberries


Friday, November 27, 2015...Book signing at Teaberries Heart of Country, 1600 East Leffel Lane​, 11:00 to 1:00 p.m.


Monday, November 23, 2015...Speaking engagement with Altrusa International (Springfield affiliation), Private meeting


Saturday, October 24, 2015...Book signing at Barnes & Noble, The Shoppes at Beavercreek, 2720 Towne Drive, No. 200, Beavercreek, Ohio, 2 to 4 p.m. 


Monday, October 5, 2015...Speaking engagement with The Monday Night Club, South Charleston Senior Center, State Route 42, South Charleston, Ohio, 7 p.m. -- open to public


Thursday, October 1, 2015...Speaking engagement with Ohio Municipal Clerks Association, Region 7, Monroe, Ohio


Saturday, August 22, 2015...First Annual Monarch Festival along Buck Creek levy behind Municipal Stadium & National Trail Parks and Recreation administrative offices, Mitchell Boulevard, 10 to 5 p.m.


Saturday, August 1, 2015...Farmers Market, Downtown Springfield, Market Street between United Senior Citizens and The Heritage Center, 9 to 12:30 p.m.


Saturday, July 18, 2015...New Carlisle Farmers Market, Main Street, 9 to 1 p.m.


Saturday, July 4 and 25, 2015...Farmers Market, Downtown Springfield, Market Street between United Senior Citizens and The Heritage Center, 9 to 12:30 p.m.

Monday, June 8, 2015...
Book purchase and signing at United Senior Services, 101 South Fountain Avenue, 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.


Wednesday, May 27, 2015...Speaking Engagement with Southeast Neighborhood Association, held at Trinity Lutheran Church, Belmont and Sunset Avenues, 7 p.m.


Friday, May 8, 2015...Book signing at Teaberries Heart of Country, 1600 East Leffel Lane​, 11:30 to 1:30 p.m.


Saturday, April 25, 2015...Springfield Writes, a local author fair, held at the Clark County Public Library, 201 South Fountain Avenue (Main branch downtown), 1:00 to 4:00 p.m.