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A Mother's Day Event

Write 1-2 paragraphs about your mom. What makes her special...unique. Why do you want to honor her? What do you want her to know?
Submit your story by email to, subject line MOM by MAY 8, 2019.
Join us on SATURDAY MAY 11th at 1:00 at The Bookworm. All submissions will be posted inside The Bookworm where you can surprise your Mom and/or other family members by finding your submission. (We will supply the Kleenex.)
One submission will be the winner. *You and your honoree must be present to win.
The WINNER'S Mother shall win a complimentary signed copy of the book 'The Answer' by Robin J Hesselgesser, and a customized painting for her home. Robin will come to her home to discuss style and size and will customize a painting just for her. (Up to $1,200 value.)
If your Mom has passed, you can still submit your story and if your submission is chosen, you can select your recipient.
Anyone is welcome to this event. You don't have to be a mother or enter the contest to attend.
Robin is launching a television show in June. The television crew will be on site and you and your honoree may be part of the promotional footage!
Give your mom, yourself and your family a Mother's Day memory that will last a lifetime and join us Saturday May 11th at 1:00! The event will last approximately 2 hours and will include wine, cheese & sweets, the award ceremony, a presentation about the power of women and 'The Answer' book signing.

Earlier Event: January 24
Grand Opening of The Nest!
Later Event: June 1
Chicago Gold Coast Art Fair