Friday Stories for Grownups returns to islands
Dr. Sidney B. Simon will host Friday Stories for Grownups on April 10 at 2 p.m. at The Community House, at 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel. A known storyteller on the islands, he held the first event in 2002 at the Sanibel Public Library. Simon will highlight stories from the first year and on up through 2019. A teacher for 40 years, he was nominated as the Teacher of the Year at the University of Massachusetts. Simon co-authored “Values Clarification,” later appearing on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and “The Phil Donahue Show.” He was a keynote speaker at the Betty Ford Center in California and traveled the United States, Canada and Europe for workshops.