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Summit, NJ


Kara Richardson Whitely is an award-winning author & speaker who has presented at Google, Pfizer, Dartmouth, Purdue and more. Her book Gorge was featured on Good Morning America and in the New York Times among dozens of other publications. Her latest book, Weight of Being, was featured on The Today Show.

SNEAK PEAK: Gorge Launch Party

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SNEAK PEAK: Gorge Launch Party

  • Summit Area YMCA 67 Maple St Summit, NJ, 07901 United States (map)

Join Kara Richardson Whitely to celebrate the launch of Gorge, her memoir of her third Kilimanjaro hike and struggle with compulsive overeating. There will be healthy snacks, a reading, book talk, and book signing.

Earlier Event: March 31