Author Joanne Lannin will showcase her new book, “Finding a Way to Play: The Pioneering Spirit of Women in Basketball,” detailing the history, from the pioneers who played despite concerns about risks to health and femininity, to those risking racial, sexual and age discrimination to realize their passion to play. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and signing.

WHEN: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday

WHERE: Baxter Memorial Library, 71 South St., Gorham

HOW MUCH: Free

INFO: 222-1190; [email protected]; findingawaytoplay.com