Mr. Clavin and Mr. Drury will discuss their latest collaboration, pictured above.
The Hampton Library in Bridgehampton will kick off its long-running Fridays at Five program with a discussion by Tom Clavin and Bob Drury on Friday, July 11.
Back for its 31st year, the Fridays at Five program is a series of book discussions that runs for eight weeks over the summer season.
Mr. Clavin and Mr. Drury will discuss their latest collaboration The Heart of Everything That Is; The Untold Story of Red Cloud, an American Legend, which recounts the history of the Sioux warrior-statesman who was the only American Indian to defeat a United States Army.
Mr. Clavin, the associate editor of The Medical Herald and The Spiritual Herald, has written for newspapers and magazines including The New York Times, Men’s Journal and Reader’s Digest. He also was the editor-in-chief for The Independent newspaper and currently writes for The Southampton Press. Mr. Drury is a contributing editor and foreign correspondent for Men’s Health magazine and is an award-winning journalist who has written for numerous publications, including The New York Times, Vanity Fair and GQ.
The hour-long discussion will begin at 5 p.m., but the gates will open at 4:30 p.m. Drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be served outside in the garden. Copies of the book will also be available for purchase and signing.
Admission is $15, but attendees can buy a pack of five tickets for $60.
For more information, call the Hampton Library at (631) 537-0015 or visit its website at www.hamptonlibrary.org.