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Luncheon Honoring Richmond Times-Dispatch Columnist Clare Schapiro



James Branch Cabell Library, Lecture Hall (Room 303)
901 Park Ave., Richmond, Va. 23284


The Friends of VCU Libraries present a luncheon featuring Richmond Times-Dispatch columnist Clare Schapiro, author of the newly published cookbook Stories and Recipes from Clare's Kitchen. The luncheon will feature recipes from her cookbook and conclude with a book sale and signing.

The event is free and open to all current Friends of VCU Libraries members, but please register. For questions about Friends membership or to register by phone, please contact the VCU Libraries Development office at (804) 827-3616.

Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad Street, West Main Street and West Cary Street parking decks. For special accommodations, please contact the VCU Libraries Development office at (804) 827-3616.

Join the Friends

New Friends may join at a reduced rate of $50 and receive a complimentary book as a thank-you. Please contact LaJuan Neal, development coordinator, at or (804) 827-3616. You can also join the Friends at the door to the event by donation or online.

About the Speaker

Clare Schapiro is a Richmond Times-Dispatch cooking columnist. She writes about home-cooking triumphs and disasters and the role of food and cooking in family life. An intrepid, self-taught cook, Schapiro lives in Richmond with her husband, Jeff E. Schapiro, politics columnist for the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Schapiro writes and blogs at from her home and garden, overlooking the James River.


This event is presented by VCU Libraries and the Friends of VCU Libraries.


VCU Libraries

James Branch Cabell Library Monroe Park Campus
901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-1111
All Libraries
Tompkins-McCaw Library MCV Campus
509 N. 12th St., Box 980582
Richmond, VA 23298-0582
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
(804) 828-0636

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