Add this Event to Calendar 11/02/2022 07:00 PM 11/02/2022 08:30 PM Going to Extremes: A Travel Journalist's Tour of the Globe's Most Adventurous Outposts

*This event will be held virtually and registration information will be provided shortly.

An award-winning adventure travel journalist for The Washington PostThe Los Angeles TimesNational Geographic Kids, and The Boston GlobePeter Mandel hunts his stories and photos in the world's far corners, including Antarctica, India, Egypt, Patagonia, the fjords of Norway, the mountain pathways of Japan, and the deserts of Africa. The author of ten books, Mandel will show slides of his most extreme travel experiences: surviving a coup in Ecuador, visiting a 'city' of penguins at the South Pole, fishing for piranha on Brazil's Rio Negro, floating in the Goodyear Blimp, sailing on an Arctic icebreaker, camping in the African bush, and kayaking to the Statue of Liberty. He'll deliver the scoop on how travel turns to prose on today's magazine and newspaper pages.

This program is generously funded by the Friends of the Lynnfield Library (


Contact: Abby Porter 781-334-5411