Signature Series

Greenwich Library’s Signature Series offers dynamic, elevated public programming that engages the Greenwich community and region, featuring nationally recognized experts for timely analysis and conversations that promote an exchange of ideas.

Mark Bittman

Greenwich Library’s Signature Series brought American food journalist, author, and former columnist for The New York Times Mark Bittman for an insightful discussion on the present and future of food, focusing on regional solutions. Bittman was joined in conversation with his partner, Kathleen Finlay, a leader in the regenerative agriculture movement.

Past Events

Adm. James Stavridis, USN

Retired U.S. Navy Adm. James Stavridis led an insightful and informative discussion on current events. A highly decorated admiral, Stavridis was joined in conversation by journalist and author Gideon Rose of the Council on Foreign Relations.

Indra Nooyi

Indra Nooyi, the trailblazing former CEO of PepsiCo, spoke on her memoir, My Life in Full, the story of an extraordinary leader’s life, a moving tribute to the relationships that created it, and a blueprint for 21st-century prosperity. Nooyi was joined in conversation by journalist and author Joanne Lipman.

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Doris Kearns Goodwin, world-renowned presidential historian, public speaker, Pulitzer Prize-winner, and New York Times bestselling author spoke with Sarah Lyall, noted journalist with The New York Times, around themes in Goodwin’s newly published book, Leadership in Turbulent Times.

The Booksellers Panel

The Booksellers takes viewers inside the small but fascinating world of antiquarian booksellers, populated by an assortment of obsessives, intellects, eccentrics, and dreamers. This panel was moderated by WNPR’s Colin McEnroe, director D.W. Young, producer Dan Wechsler, and rare book dealer Rebecca Romney.

Peterson Concert: Bill Charlap Trio

Bill Charlap is a Grammy Award-winning pianist who has performed with many leading artists of our time. He is known for his interpretations of American popular songs and has recorded albums featuring the music of Hoagy Carmichael, Leonard Bernstein, and George Gershwin.

Greenwich Library’s Signature Series is made possible to all at no charge through the support of the Greenwich Library Board of Trustees and generous donors.