The Cherokee County Public Library is pleased to welcome Shirley W. Mitchell as special guest speaker this week.
Ms. Mitchell is the owner of the Syndicated Media Groups – “Fabulous After 50” / “Sensational After 60” / and “Aging Outside the Box” and she’s highly recognized as one of today’s foremost writers and speakers on aging, senior lifestyle and the Baby Boomer generation with her primary mission being that of promoting “positive aging and vitality in health.”
Ms. Mitchell – a native of Guntersville, who grew up in nearby Albertville – was kind enough to spend some time with WEIS Radio recently – and during that interview she gave us some insight into how her writing developed, based upon her background – which included working in cotton fields
Ms. Mitchell has written a dozen books – with more on the way
Ms. Mitchell will be appearing at the Cherokee County Public Library on Friday (May 9th) from 11:00am – 4:00pm, where she will be speaking on her career and will be signing books.
That event is FREE to the public.
The library is located at 310 Mary Street in Centre.
For additional information dial (256) 927-5838.
OFFICIAL BIO from Amazon.com website
Shirley W. Mitchell, known as “The Golden Egg of Aging™” is the owner of the Syndicated Media Groups “Fabulous after 50®”, “Sensational after 60®”, and “Aging Outside the Box®”.
We call her “The Original Baby Boomer Promoter” because of her tremendous insight years previous to the coming of the Baby Boomer Wave of Aging Younger. She was writing about, and promoting a “Positive Aging Lifestyle” before most were even thinking about it. Even at that young age, she had a “Vision and Passion” to make her life and others’ lives more productive, seeing what hard, long work days and getting older did to those around her. Her life “Passion” and “Mission” is to promote “Positive Aging and Vitality in Health”. She is highly recognized as one of the Top Writers and Speakers on Aging, Senior’s, Senior Lifestyle, the Baby Boomer Generation, Women’s Issues and Healthy Lifestyles of Today. She is an Aging & Longevity Expert on Self Growth, Inc.
A Mother of Three, Grandmother of Ten and a Great-Grandmother of Two, Shirley was raised in the South in Northern Alabama on a tenant cotton farm working with all her family members in the tenant cotton fields. Her favorite pastimes are her Faith, spending time with Family, and Travel – promoting her Works and speaking all across the country! Ms. Mitchell has appeared on many Local and National Radio & TV Programs/Shows, and has Authored many articles that have appeared in several National Magazines.
She is the Author of 10 Books including: “The Christian Writer’s Desk Diary”, “The Beauty of Being God’s Woman”, “Spiritual Sparks for Busy Women”, “Fabulous after 50®” and “Sensational after 60®”, and the Co-Author of 5 books including: “Love Notes for Mom”, “Love Notes for Dad”, “101 Great Ways To Improve Your Life”, “Love Like God~Embracing Unconditional Love” and “Women Will Save The World”; Columnist of the Syndicated “Fabulous after Fifty™” On-Line Column and a Featured Columnist for Senior Lifestyle Magazine. Shirley is also a member of “The Lit Chicks” Literary Writers Critique Group of Sand Mountain Alabama.
She is the Celebrity Radio Talk Show Host of the Weekly Syndicated Radio Shows “Aging Outside the Box®” and “Aging Outside the Box® Christian Spiritual Sparks™”. “Aging Outside the Box®” is a weekly One-Hour LIVE Broadcast Syndicated Radio Show featuring Special Guests and Important Topics like Aging, Baby Boomers, Seniors and Senior Lifestyles, Over 50, Women’s and Men’s Issues, Health, Diet, Exercise, Fashion, Beauty, Nutrition, Faith, Travel, Reference, Culinary and Literary, along with some of the most important Medical Information of today as we interview Authors, Writers, Speakers, Artists and, Business, Medical and Media Professionals. The Show “Airs” every Thursday night at 2PM-HIST, 3PM-AKST, 4PM-PST, 5PM-MST, 6PM-CST, 7PM-EST & 8PM-AST. Listeners who have questions or comments for the Host or Guests can “connect” to the Show at Skype-RadioHost3 or Skype-AgentLHCP, or Send Us an E-Mail to Host @ agingoutsidethebox.net. “Aging Outside the Box® Christian Spiritual Sparks™” airs every Sunday morning on www.agingoutsidethebox.org at 8am-CST. Shows are archived in .mp3 format.
She received the “1997 Woman of Achievement Award” from the Business and Professional Women’s Club; She won the “Most Stunning Smile Award” at the “2000 Ms. Senior Alabama Pageant” and most recently received the “2004 Citizen of the Year Award” from the Albertville Chamber of Commerce for her contributions to the City and Local venues. In 2006, 2007 & 2008, she was nominated for inclusion into “The Purpose Prize” with Civic Ventures in recognition of her life-long commitment to Local and National Venues. She supports groups such as the American Heart Association & the GoRed for Women Program.
She is a member of the American Society on Aging, American Senior Benefits Association, The International Women’s Leadership Association, National Association for Female Executives, American Business Women’s Association, Red Hat Society and the Diva Web of Fame. A Dale Carnegie Graduate, she is also a Competent Toastmaster with Toastmasters International.
You can connect with Shirley on Growing Bolder, ShoutLife!, Boomer Authority, Linked In, Amazon Author, WritersNet, AuthorsDen, Arte Comunicarte, Library Thing, WorldCat, GoodReads, Red Room, filedbyauthor and Published Author.
Shirley W. Mitchell and her Venues are Represented and Managed by:
Lighthouse Coastal Productions
466 Sardis Cutoff Road
Sardis City, AL 35956
Agent @ lighthousecoastal.com