Author Discussion/ Signing
Feb
22
6:30 PM18:30

Author Discussion/ Signing

Mary Calvi will present the fascinating historical documents she uncovered in the course of her research about Washington’s unrequited love for Mary Philipse, the richest heiress in Colonial America. A true story of thwarted love, deception, and war, DEAR GEORGE, DEAR MARY is an enthralling dive into a previously unknown episode of Washington's life, perfect for fans of Hamilton and historical romances.

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Book Talk/Signing
Feb
23
6:00 PM18:00

Book Talk/Signing

On Saturday, February 23, author and TV News anchor Mary Calvi will offer a public talk to celebrate the publication of her debut novel, DEAR GEORGE, DEAR MARY: A Novel of George Washington’s First Love. This free event is presented by The Foundation for the Yonkers Public Library. Early registration highly recommended.

(Event was originally scheduled for Wednesday, February 13th)

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Book Talk/Signing
Mar
4
6:30 PM18:30

Book Talk/Signing

Mary Calvi will present the fascinating historical documents she uncovered in the course of her research about Washington’s unrequited love for Mary Philipse, the richest heiress in Colonial America. A true story of thwarted love, deception, and war, DEAR GEORGE, DEAR MARY is an enthralling dive into a previously unknown episode of Washington's life, perfect for fans of Hamilton and historical romances.

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Book Talk/Signing
Feb
21
7:00 PM19:00

Book Talk/Signing

Join Mary Calvi, journalist and author of Dear George, Dear Mary, and Chris Formant, author of Saving Washington, as they connect the early life experiences and surreal divine influences in Washington’s life to define the man who stood up to British tyranny and became the standard for American political leadership.

A book signing follows the event.

To purchase tickets: https://www.92y.org/event/discovering-george-washington-in-ny


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Book Presentation/Signing
Feb
20
6:30 PM18:30

Book Presentation/Signing

Keep the Valentine’s Day spirit going by joining journalist and author Mary Calvi as she discusses her debut novel, Dear George, Dear Mary: A Novel of George Washington’s First Love. In this talk, Calvi will explore her research into the early romantic life of George Washington, particularly his relationship with heiress Mary Philipse. Discussing the documents that inspired her historical fiction novel, such as letters, journals, and biographies, Calvi reveals a part of Washington’s personality and life that is not often explored.

This talk will be followed by a Q&A and book signing with the author.

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Magical Evening At Philipse Manor
Feb
15
6:00 PM18:00

Magical Evening At Philipse Manor

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Step back in time and experience an evening very much like George Washington and Mary Philipse might have had on Valentine's Day 1756. Colonial re-enactors, demonstrations of authentic music and dance and period - inspired refreshments are all part of this enchanted evening.

Help support historic preservation. All proceeds go to Philipse Manor.

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