Meet the Sister author

Apr 18, 2017
Sister Elizabeth Wagner

Palermo — Palermo Community Library’s Meet the Author series will host Sister Elizabeth Wagner, the award-winning author of “Seasons in My Garden: Meditations from a Hermitage,” Sunday, April 30, at 2 p.m.

Sister Wagner will share what led her to became a hermit and the founding of Transfiguration Hermitage in Windsor. In the prologue, she writes that she did not come to Maine gladly: “I came to Maine because it was a place that I could earn a living in solitude … And yet for me, it felt as if I’d been exiled to Siberia.”

In her inspirational book, Sister Wagner reveals how her contemplative life of prayer, tending a garden and meditations led her to a deeper understanding of the presence of God.

The library is located at 2789 Route 3. For more information, call 993-6088 or email The Palermo Community Library is an all-volunteer library; anyone interested in volunteering is encouraged to call.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or

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