Following the business meeting presenters Marino D’Orazio, J.D., Ph.D. and Natale Caruso will discuss Mr. Caruso’s novel, “The House on the Fondaco Plain,” about Teresa Liccardi. Teresa, a young widow, shutters her ancestral house and leaves her small town in Sicily, with her sons, for a new life in America. It is a stirring epic of the immigrant adventure. Please bring dessert for the reception that follows. Free and open to the public.