CHESTERTOWN - The second of four 'Author Series' will be held Saturday, Jan. 10 at 10 a.m. in the meeting room of the Town of Chester Municipal Center.
Michael Virtanen, veteran journalist, now working for the Associated Press in Albany has accepted the invitation to come to Chestertown to share his stories about his various articles and his book Within a Forest Dark. Mr. Virtanen is a graduate of Colgate University and the University of Albany, where he earned a master's degree in English.
He writes many articles about the Adirondacks as well as other topics which appear in newspapers across the country and in the magazines Adirondack Life and Adirondack Explorer. His assignments frequently take him to the Adirondacks, where he writes about outdoor sports, the wilderness and the economy.
His recent novel is an Adirondack tale of love and suspicion. Mark you calendar to come out to hear about this and his other writings.
A short meeting of 'Friends of the Library' will follow the presentation.