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Meet Author of Cookbook "A Caribbean Mom's Table" (and taste her favorites!)

Caribbean Mom's Table by Dorel CallenderLet's get together at the Sherwood Regional Library in Alexandria on September 24th at 2:30 pm. Author Dorel Callender discusses and signs copies of her cookbook A Caribbean Mom's Table and offer tastes of her favorite Caribbean recipes!

RSVP here on our meetup page so that we can look for you AND register online (fast and free) at the library website because space is limited.

The meetup will take place in the Sherwood Meeting room.  You must register by September 10, 2011.

More about the author:

Dorel Callender nee Hay’s career has been in public service. She has worked for the Governments of Canada and Jamaica. She headed Jamaica’s first Economic Division of the Foreign Ministry; represented the Government in numerous international meetings and events and was the first woman to serve on the Board of the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB). As advisor to the Secretary General of the Organisation of American States (OAS) for 15 years, she initiated and coordinated that institution’s assistance to the Caribbean.

Dorel was awarded the Order of Distinction by the Government of Jamaica, and has received several other awards including the 2004 UNIA Marcus Garvey Award for Community Service to the Caribbean/American Community of Greater Washington DC, and the 2006 Award for National and Community Service from Wolmer’s Alumni Association (US Chapter). Dorel Callender has a BA (honours) MA in Economics from the University of Toronto, Canada.

She has two married children and two grandchildren: All Caribbean cooks.

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