NCLL Hosts Author John Smolens

"Out" book cover

The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning presents “An Afternoon with Author John Smolens” from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, July 18, at 216 E. Hewitt St. in Marquette.

Smolens will give a presentation on his latest book, Out, the sequel to his internationally acclaimed novel Cold. Set in the Upper Peninsula, Out finds the former constable Del Maki recovering from surgery and haunted by the recent loss of his wife. His house, set deep in the woods of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, becomes a haven for refugees during a fierce blizzard.

The program costs $3 for NCLL members and $6 for non-members. To register, call 226-3186 or email watanenm@charter.mi before Thursday, July 11.

The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning is organized by and primarily for actively engaged seniors interested in pursuing intellectual, recreational, and/or social activities. Membership is open to adults of any age and membership is not needed to attend programs and events. For details on monthly activities, visit

Prepared By

Charlie Edwards
Student Writer

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