Journalist and Author Reads at Edgewood in Door County

Warren Gerds will be at Edgewood Orchard Galleries to share stories from his two recent books, Tales of a Newspaperman and My Father Lives in a Drawer, on August 17 at 4 pm.

In Gerds’ second book, Tales of a Newspaperman: Ice Bowl and Lombardi Through Time, he takes readers back in time to several stories he has written for the Green Bay Press-Gazette, with a focus on one of the most historic football games to ever be played and a coach whose presence is still felt in Green Bay.

Born in West Allis, Gerds graduated from UW – Milwaukee with a degree in journalism and presently writes for the Green Bay Press Gazette. He will be reading several stories aloud and discussing both books from 4 – 5 pm in the Courtyard Gallery at Edgewood Orchard. There is no charge for this event and the public is welcome to attend.

Edgewood Orchard Galleries is located at 4140 Peninsula Players Road in Fish Creek. For more information call 920.868.3579 or visit