Author and Alzheimer's disease expert Carole T. Fulmer will hold a discussion and book signing at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 19 in the Lowry Room on the third floor of the Welch Family Wing at the James V. Brown Library. She will promote her new book, "Alzheimer's: The Thief That Stole My Love."
The profits are to benefit the Alzheimer's Association.
It is a joint effort of the members of the Alzheimer's Support Group of Divine Providence Hospital and facilitator, Carole T. Fulmer.
It is designed to help people understand the challenges of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.
The desire is to help people in maximizing the positives and also show different approaches to the multiple situations.
Fulmer has had someone significant in her life with Alzheimer's disease or some form of dementia for more than 50 years. She wrote "Dead Man In My Chair - Alzheimer's Disease Brings Strange Visitors" and has been an Alzheimer's disease educator for many years. Fulmer also has a long volunteer record with many organizations and been a leader for many groups.
For more information, call 326-0536 or visit www.jvbrown.edu. To contact Fulmer, call 322-4185.
Registration is suggested but not required.
Books will be available for purchase.
"Alzheimer's: The Thief That Stole My Love" is available through Fulmer, 20 Round Top Road, Williamsport, PA 17701 or Cee Joy Press, P.O. Box 3363, Williamsport, PA 17701.
The James V. Brown Library is part of the statewide literacy initiative of PA Forward, helping libraries build communities one person at a time.