2016-12-05 / Community Calendar

Thursday, Dec. 8

BIDDEFORD — Maine Teacher of the Year finalist and Thornton Academy faculty member David Arenstam will stop at McArthur Library on Thursday to discuss his debut novel, “Homecoming: A Soldier's Story of Loyalty, Courage, and Redemption.”

Arenstam, who is a teacher, writer and freelance journalist from Saco, wrote the historical novel based on interviews and news stories about Russell Warriner, a 68-year-old Vietnam veteran and Old Orchard Beach resident. The novel traces two American aviators as they embark on a dangerous mission in Vietnam. 

The event will take place at the McArthur Library Thursday at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. 

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