Author Susan Carr
Presents her book, “The Ballad of Desiree,” with a concert and reading. The book tells the sweeping from the mysteries of a Native American smoke lodge to the idylls of a mountain homestead to the bohemian lights of a burgeoning Seattle music scene, the book brings readers through a turbulent decade that changed everything for those, like 22-year-old Desiree, lucky enough to come of age within it. The concert will feature songs of the 1970s featuring songwriters such as Joni Mitchell. Performed by Bob Beaumier, cello; and Mary Chavez, piano.