Members of the Haddam Writers Group will be speaking at Otis Library on Monday, February 26, at 6pm. They will discuss their new book “So a Bunch of Us Sat Down to Write . . .” Two of the authors, Michael J. Gordon, a retired urban planner, businessman and ad executive, and Kent Jarrell, a former foreign and Washington DC correspondent for CBS News, will read from the book. “So a Bunch of Us Sat Down to Write . . .” is an anthology of 42 stories by the 9 members of the group and includes memoirs, essays, stories, and poetry. The Haddam Writers Group has met weekly at the Brainerd Memorial Library in Haddam for the last 4 years to critique each other’s writings. Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing. Free event; no registration required. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call (860) 889-2365, ext. 128.