Ottawa author to hold book signing at Lock 16

Carole Ledbetter

LA SALLE - Local author Carole Ledbetter will hold a book signing for her book, “Carole’s Column’s” on Saturday, Dec. 16 at the Lock 16 Café & Visitor Center, 754 First St., LaSalle. The Canal Corridor Association will host the book signing from 1-3 p.m. 

In this recently published book, Ledbetter shares her perspectives on growing up and growing older in Ottawa. Her book is a compilation of newspaper columns originally published by The Times newspaper in Ottawa. She writes about community, connectedness and shared memories. The book includes interviews with local residents, seasonal emphases and perspectives on faith, family and friendship. 

Ledbetter is also the author of a previous book, “Who Am I Now? Growing Through Life’s Changing Seasons” published in 2007 by Pleasant Word, a division of WinePress, and republished in 2014 by Redemption Press. Through her writing, she hopes to provide fresh perspectives on faith, family, friendship and community by sharing memories from the past and views on today’s world. 

For more information, call (815) 220-1848 or visit


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