“Telling Our Stories” at Powassan Library, September 13

Posted On: August 29, 2018

Author Talk in Powassan, Ontario I will be hitting the road to the Powassan and District Union Library in two weeks for an author talk. Powassan is a town of about 3,500 people located a half hour south of North Bay. When I visited the library in July to donate a copy of Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace,…

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North Bay’s Butterfly Release Times Two

Posted On: July 5, 2018

Butterfly Release 2018   We’re going back for a second time — to the Near North Palliative Care Network (NNPCN)’s Live Butterfly Release, that is. With the generous assistance from our good neighbors, Christine and Rick, Tom will have a book table again on Saturday, July 14, at the North Bay waterfront. This 9th annual event runs from 11 a.m.…

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Springtime Events 2018

Posted On: March 23, 2018

Springtime Events Three events are planned in April and May where Tom will be reading from and discussing his book . . . and bringing his guitar to lead his original song, “Good Enough for Me.”   April 5: St. John the Divine Anglican Church, North Bay, Ontario What: Monthly meeting of Anglican Church Women (ACW). Who: Women from the…

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Tom’s Witness Talk, St. John the Divine, North Bay

Posted On: December 4, 2017

A week ago, I did my “witness talk” about Seasoned during the November 26th Sunday service at St. John the Divine Church in North Bay, Ontario, where I live. In two past witness talks (Christ Church, North Bay in May and St. Simon’s church, Temagami, in November), I did a condensed summary of the story to keep the presentation under…

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Witness Talk at St. Simon’s Church, Temagami, ON, Nov 2017

Posted On: November 12, 2017

A three-inch overnight snowfall covered North Bay this morning. Our 65-mile drive north to Temagami took us through a very scenic northern boreal forest landscape of snow-draped evergreens. The fifteen worshipers filled the tiny sanctuary of St. Simon’s Anglican Church where Tom’s wife, Rev. Beth Hewson, is the priest. Here is what Tom said in his “witness talk:”   Growing…

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Witness Talk at St. John the Divine, North Bay, ON, Nov 26, 2017

Posted On: November 3, 2017

Witness Talk in North Bay, Ontario   Tom Zink will present a “witness talk” about his memoir, Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace, at St. John the Divine Anglican Church in North Bay, Ontario, on Sunday morning, November 26, 2017. Tom’s talk is a brief tour of the narrative of his book. He relates the steps in his journey…

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Local Authors’ Night & Book Fair, South River, Nov 18

Posted On: November 3, 2017

Local Authors’ Night and Book Fair   Tom will be one of a half dozen local authors at the Local Authors’ Night & Book Fair on Saturday evening, November 18, 2017. This special event takes place at the Highlander Brewing Company, 309B Highway 124 in South River from 6:30 to 9 p.m. The authors–Peggy Smith, Dr. Chuck Lockton, Steve Pitt,…

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Witness Talk at St. Simon’s, Temagami, ON, Nov 12, 2017

Posted On: October 31, 2017

Witness Talk in Temagami, Ontario   Tom Zink will present a “witness talk” about his memoir, Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace, at St. Simon’s Anglican Church in Temagami, Ontario, on Sunday morning, November 12, 2017. Tom’s talk is a brief tour of the narrative of his book. He relates the steps in his journey of healing after the…

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Tom Zink’s Author Talk in Chicago, September 24

Posted On: September 10, 2017

Tom will present an Author Talk about his book, Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace, at LaSalle Street Church in Chicago on Sunday, September 24, 2017. Judi Zink, Tom’s sister, is hosting the event, following the 11:00 a.m. service. Lunch will be provided. The church is located at 1136 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60610. Announcement in the church’s newsletter,…

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Tom Zink returns on Sept 22 to Lutheran West to talk about his memoir

Posted On: September 8, 2017

“Lunch and Learn” with Tom Zink on Lutheran West Homecoming weekend Tom returns to his high school alma mater on Friday, September 22, 2017, to talk about his book, Seasoned: A Memoir of Grief and Grace. The “Lunch and Learn” program ($12 per person) begins at 11:00 a.m. at Lutheran High School West (LHSW) in Rocky River, Ohio. Tom’s brother…

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