On Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM, take a fun and enlightening journey through Boston Red Sox history with author Martin Gitlin of The Ultimate Boston Red Sox Time Machine Book. See videos and photographs of the greatest and most fascinating players, teams, events, and moments in franchise history. Play trivia and learn about Sox history from the Royal Rooters, who launched Red Sox Nation, all the way to the four World Series championships and beyond. Marty will leave time for Q&A and will have autographed and personalized copies of his book available online to purchase following the program.
Free and open to the public. Registration is required. You must be at least 18 to register. Please register only once per household. Click here to register or contact the library for assistance at 401-943-9080 x3 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Zoom details will be emailed the day before the event.
Be sure to check out Marty’s November 14 event, A Celebration of Animation: The 100 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time. More details are available here.
Author and pop culture historian Marty Gitlin has won more than 45 awards as a sports journalist, including first place for general excellence from Associated Press. He covered the Red Sox extensively during his career. His books have been featured in the New York Times, Time Magazine, Reader's Digest, Wall Street Journal, and other national periodicals, and his title The Great American Cereal Book reached No. 1 on Amazon.com in both the 'Americana' and 'Breakfast Book' categories.