CANCELED-1455 Author Event: Cindy Ross - The World is Our Classroom

The 1455: A Place for Writers Author Series at Handley Regional Library continues with Cindy Ross, who will read from her latest book The World is Our Classroom. Cindy had her formal education in Fine Arts Painting, attending the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia. She illustrated four of her books. She lives along the Appalachian Trail in Pennsylvania with her husband, Todd in a log home they built themselves from raw trees. Besides Cindy’s six published books, she has written over 1,000 magazine articles for a variety of national magazines. 1455’s Founding Director Sean Murphy and the author will discuss the process of writing this book, the contemporary literary scene, followed by an open Q&A. Copies of Cindy’s book will be available for sale and signing, courtesy of the Winchester Book Gallery. This is a free event!

Event date: 
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
100 W Picadilly St.
Winchester, VA 22601
The World Is Our Classroom: How One Family Used Nature and Travel to Shape an Extraordinary Education Cover Image
ISBN: 9781510729568
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Published: Skyhorse - September 11th, 2018

Cindy's story begins in the Rocky Mountain wilderness on a unique and extraordinary journey: two parents leading their young children 3,100 miles on the backs of llamas. This Canada-Mexico trek illustrated to Cindy and her husband what experiential education can do.