Cokie Roberts
Cokie Roberts

By Nancye Tuttle

CONCORD -- The Concord Museum welcomes Cokie Roberts, a New York Times best-selling author and popular ABC and NPR correspondent on Tuesday, May 20.

She will talk at 7 p.m. at the Fenn School, 516 Monument St., on the topic "Why the Founding Mothers Matter."

Roberts is author of the books Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation and Founding Mothers: Remembering the Ladies, both of which focus on the overlooked role of women during the days of the American Revolution.

She is visiting the museum in conjunction with the exhibit The Shot Heard Round the World, April 19, 1775, on view through Sept. 21.

Admission is free to the talk, but reservations are required. Call 978-369-9763, ext. 216, or visit concordmuseum.org. Parking can be limited at the Fenn School, so carpooling is encouraged.

From blogs.lowellsun.com/nancyesworld/.


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