Books & Brews, October 9 & 10, 2018

Sep 13, 2018

Our October Books & Brews features author William Geroux discussing his book The Mathews Men: A  heroic story through the experiences of one extraordinay family whose seven sons (and their neighbors), U.S mercant mariners all, suddenly found themselves squarely in the cross-hairs of the U-boats bearing down on the coastal United States in 1942.  

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Pale Fire Brewing Company in Harrisonburg at 7pm.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Crozet at the Pro Re Nata Farm Brewery at 7pm.

WMRA's Books & Brews series is sponsored by Union Bank & Trust.

When you present your WMRA MemberCard at either event, you'll receive a certificate for a complimentary beer.

No tickets are required.


  William Geroux wrote for the Richmond Times-Dispatch for twenty-five years. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Associated Press, and various regional magazines. He also has worked for Maersk, the largest container-shipping company in the world.