30 Pine St., Cornwall, 06753. Phone: 860-672-6874.
On Saturday, June 14, 2008, The Cornwall Free Library, off Route 4 on the Green in Cornwall will host a full day 9:30AM to 6PM of wondrous activities designed to delight the foodie within everyone, no matter what age nor what one's particular food preferences nor interest may be.
The centerpieces of this Food Glorious Food Festival 08, a benefit for the Library, will be two panels and a special wine tasting event. First panel features author Judith Jones author of The Tenth Muse: My Life in Food.
The second panel features Litchfield resident Joseph Montebello who will address Everything You've Always Wanted To Know About Restaurants: How They Work, Where to Eat..Globally, And More. Also featured Chris Prosperi, Chef/Owner of Metro Bis Restaurant in Simbury, his wife Courtney Febbroriello author of Wife of the Chef. Also, Peter Elliot, Food Editor at Large, Bloomberg News and co-author of Sirio: The Story of My Life and LeCirque. Capping off the afternoon speakers is Elin McCoy, mnthly column writer for Bloomberg News Service. Book signings after each panel. A Silent Auction is planned. Further information and to reserve seats for the panels, classes and cocktail party call 860-672-6874 re ticket prices, times and locations.