TED Talks at the Somers Library

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Categories: Lectures & Education

Rt 139 & Reis Park, PO Box 443
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TED Talks at the Somers Library
Every 1st Thursday of the month: September 7, October 5, November 2, & December 7
1:00 – 2:30 pm
Join host Eugene Ritchie in discussion after viewing two TED talk speakers each session who will speak on a specific topic. Each talk will be followed by light refreshment. Registration is required. Please register online at or call 914-232-5717.

September 7th. Topic: Communication
Julian Treasure, “How to Speak so People Want to Listen”
Amy Cuddy, “Your Body Language May Shape Who You Are”

October 5th. Topic: Literature/Truth
Chiminanda Adichie, “The Danger of a Single Story”
Elizabeth Gilbert, “On Genius”

November 2nd. Topic: Happiness & Good Life
Jim Yong Kim, “Doesn’t Everyone Deserve a Chance at a Good Life?”
Robert Waldinger, “What Makes a Good Life?”

December 7th. Topic: Environment
Sarah Parcak, “Help Discover Ancient Ruins – Before It’s Too Late”
Topher White, “Cellphones into Guardians of the Rainforest”

Our programs are funded by the Friends of the Somers Library through your donations.
Thanks for your support!

The Somers Library

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