COAST CITIES — Richard Lederer, noted writer, speaker, teacher and broadcaster who created “A Way With Words” on PBS public radio, is bringing his wit and wisdom to North County.Lederer, best known for his books on word play and the English language and his use of oxymorons and puns, will be the featured speaker at the Democratic Club of Carlsbad-Oceanside at 10 a.m. Jan. 26 at the Carlsbad Woman’s Club, 3320 Monroe St.
The radio personality and historian will offer a treasury of fascinating facts about the feats, fates, families, foibles and firsts of our American presidents. He will also have his latest book available for signing.
His column, “Looking at Language,” is syndicated in newspapers and magazines throughout the United States. The event is free, as is parking.
For more information, visit DEMCCO.org.