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John Salomon Book Talk
February 17 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Please join us in welcoming John “Gene” Salomon and his co-author, Diane Dahl, as he discusses his self-published book, Sweet Memories: Family, Friends, Chess and Sugar. Discover the extraordinary life of J. Eugene Salomon, a man whose journey through three countries is as captivating as it is inspiring. From the ravages of the Spanish Civil War, which left his once wealthy family in ruins, to enduring the horror of German planes attacking the streets of his beloved Asturias, Salomon’s early years forged in him an unyielding resilience and determination to succeed.
Now, after “94 years” of coincidences,” as he describes his life, Salomon continues to share his wealth of knowledge as a revered chess master and successful businessman. In his profound autobiography, he unveils the secrets behind his remarkable achievements, while also revealing the immeasurable impact of love, family and friendship on his life.