LYONS The Lyons Public Library is sponsoring a presentation by Dennis Bielwicz,local author, on his award winning book, "Heroes in the Attic: The untold story of two Civil War soldiers" on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 7 p.m. in the Lyons Public Library Community Room, 122 Broad St.
Bielewicz, a retired school librarian and military veteran, lives in Ontario. He will talk about how a remarkable document discovery led to his extensive research on two Upstate NY soldiers which revealed their compelling tales. "Heroes in the Attic" won a "IPPY" Silver Award in 2013 for the U.S. North-East - Best Regional Non-Fiction. The "IPPY" Awards, launched in 1996, are designed to bring increased recognition to the deserving but often unsung titles published by independent authors and publishers.
After the presentation, copies of the book will be available for sale and signing. This program is free and registration is not required. Call 946-9262 or email for more information.