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Life Without Lisa: Grief and Healing
With Guest and author, Richard Ballo
When grieving the death of someone we love dearly, it may seem that nothing and no one can help us. Life without Lisa offers help in very important ways." - Patricia Kelley, RN CHPN, Montgomery Hospice, Rockville, MD.
Ballo's book is "A widowed father's compelling journey through the rough seas of grief." In describing his own experience, he offers hope for growth and recovery to anyone grieving the loss of someone dearly loved. Ballo, a career journalist, is a Waltham native and a graduate of Waltham High School.
More About City of Waltham Public Library
The Waltham Public Library was founded in 1865 when Francis Buttrick, a Waltham citizen, donated enough money for the library building to be constructed. Its collection includes more than 155,000 books and 400 magazines and newspapers, with plenty of space to quietly sit with them. The audio/visual collection houses a whopping 22,000 CDs and 18,000 DVDs and video tapes.
The library is open seven days a week and allows members to access their accounts on their home computer. Metered parking is available behind the library.