“Singing Leaves: The Stories and Songs of the Crickets and Katydids”
Himmelman, author and co-recording artist for "Guide to
Night-singing Insects of the Northeastis will be the featured speaker at our May 15 meeting. John has written and illustrated
many books on insets, both for children and adults. He is also a
photographer and makes professional recordings of inset songs.
Accompanied by photos he’s taken in the field, John will introduce us to
the creators of the insect songs we have all heard since childhood. “It
begins in April with the calling of the Spring Field Crickets . . . “
Meetings are held at the Cheshire Senior Center, Refreshments are available beginning at 7:00 PM; the program starts at 7:30. A $5 donation is suggested but will be deducted from your membership fee if you decide to join our club.