Ann Kuperberg, Unit 356 life master, is an accomplished writer. She has written numerous travel and feature articles for The DesertLeaf. You can read her travel piece on the Lombardy region of Italy in the November issue. Printing over 56,000 copies, The DesertLeaf is a monthly publication distributed by mail, free of charge to the Catalina Foothills communities of Tucson. To subscribe, go to

In addition to writing, Ann is also an instructor. Beginning November 4 from 10 am to noon, Ann will be teaching a repeat 5-week class, “Powerful Women in History” for the SaddleBrooke Institute for Learning in Retirement.

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