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Capote's A Christmas Memory & Thomas' A Child's Christmas in Wales: A Child's Christmas in Wales
Dec 15, 2017: Dec 15 & 16 at 7:30pm Petaluma Historical Museum, 20 4th Street, Petaluma, CA
 
Petaluma Readers Theatre and the Petaluma Historical Museum present Truman Capote's A Christmas Memory & Dylan Thomas' A Child's Christmas in Wales. http://www.petalumareaderstheatre.com jenmarch@comcast.net 707-287-1766

An Evening with Haroon Moghul, Author of 'How to Be a Muslim':
Dec 4, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Oshman Family JCC, Conference Room F401 (4th floor above the theater), 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
In 'How to Be a Muslim,' Haroon Moghul details his struggle to forge identity as a 2nd generation American Muslim immigrant in a post-9/11 world. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Bill Murray and Jan Vogler: New Worlds:
Dec 2, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Noted actor Bill Murray teams up with distinguished German cellist Jan Vogler to present a spirited evening of music and literature. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

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Alice Walker & Others Read New Stories by Eduardo Galeano in Tribute:
Nov 19, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
 
Alice Walker & Other Authors Read New Stories by Eduardo Galeano in Tribute with Al Young, Alejandro Murguia, and Aurora Levins Morales. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3091252 510-967-4495

Cindy Mahealani Sellers: You Don't Have to Hurt Anymore: The Enlightened Way to Health
Nov 19, 2017: 5:00 P.M., Kapaa Shores, 4-900 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, HI , Kapaa, Kauai, HI
 
Along with book signing, Cindy will discuss excerpts from her award-winning book, i.e., How to heal the body naturally, the importance of water, the interrelationships of body organs, how disease manifests, the power of mind, the Doctrine of Food Signatures, and the unique Angel Farms 10 Day Cleanse

Cindy Mahealani Sellers: You Don't Have to Hurt Anymore: The Enlightened Way to Health
Nov 18, 2017: 11:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. at Kapaa Shores, 4-900 Kuhio Hwy, Kapaa, Hawaii , Kauai, HI
 
Along with book signing, Cindy will discuss excerpts from her award-winning book, i.e., How to heal the body naturally, the importance of water, the interrelationships of body organs, how disease manifests, the power of mind, the Doctrine of Food Signatures, and the unique Angel Farms 10 Day Cleanse

Alice Waters: Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Counterculture Cook:
Nov 16, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
 
Alice Waters discuss wth Steve Wasserman, Coming to My Senses: The Making of a Countercultural Cook, answer questions & sign books. Host Kris Welch. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3094009 510-967-4495

All They Will Call You Presentation and Discussion: All They Will Call You
Nov 15, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
 
Join us for a riveting presentation and conversation on award-winning author Tim Z. Hernandez's new book, All They Will Call You. http://my.californiahistoricalsociety.org/single/EventDetail.aspx?p=629 ppforte@calhist.org 415-357-1848 x222

MATTHEW WEINER in Conversation w Michael Krasny: Heather, The Totality: Heather, The Totality
Nov 14, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Osher Marin JCC, 200 N. San Pedro Road, San Rafael, CA
 
MATTHEW WEINER in Conversation with Michael Krasny: 'Heather, The Totality'. Tues. Nov. 14, 7:30pm @ The Osher Marin JCC. http://www.marinjcc.org/arts lbolt@marinjcc.org 415-444-8081

Walking with Peety: An Evening with Eric O'Grey:
Nov 13, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Oshman Family JCC, Conference Room F401 (4th floor above the theater), 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Join us for conversation with Eric O'Grey, author of 'Walking with Peety: The Dog who Saved My Life,' written with Mark Dagostino. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Abilities United Authors Luncheon:
Nov 4, 2017: 10:30 AM - 3:00 PM Cabana Hotel and Resort, 4290 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA
 
Meet four acclaimed authors - Donia Bijan, Amy Dickinson, Tom Lichtenheld, Maile Meloy - who will offer insight into their writing inspiration. https://www.abilitiesunited.org/authors-luncheon/ info@abilitiesunited.org 650-494-0550

An Evening with Zinzi Clemmons, Author of 'What We Lose': What We Lose
Nov 2, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
In 'What We Lose,' author Zinzi Clemmons questions the nature of identity, grief and love through a young woman who loses her mother to cancer. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

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Homage to Violeta Parra:
Oct 29, 2017: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM La Pena Cultural Center, 3105 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA
 
celebrating 100 years of cultural legacy. Featuring artwork, dance, poetry and song. With Pobres Artistas and La Pena Community Chorus. https://lapena.org/event/homage-violeta-parra-la-pena/ nancy@lapenachorus.org 510-845-5161

CCA MFA Writing Open House:
Oct 27, 2017: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Writing Studio, California College of the Arts, 195 De Haro Street, San Francisco, CA
 
Join us for the CCA MFA Writing Open House. We offer the chance to study with published writers in one of the richest literary cities in the world. https://www.cca.edu/calendar/2017/mfa-writing-open-house ben@cca.edu 415-551-9237

An Evening with Esther Perel at the OFJCC: The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity
Oct 24, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Cubberley Theatre, 4000 Middlefield Road, T2, Palo Alto, CA
 
Therapist Esther Perel will discuss her new book 'The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity' which looks at illicit love from multiple angles. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Van Jones: Beyond Messy Truth, How We Came Apart, How We Come Together: Beyond the Messy Truth, How We Came Apart, How We Come Together
Oct 24, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Congregational Church of Oakland, 2501 Harrison St, Oakland, CA
 
Van Jones discusses his book, Beyond the Messy Truth, How We Came Apart, How We Come Together, answer questions & sign books. Hosted: David Talbot. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3094593 510-967-4495

David Cay Johnston: What Donald Trump is Doing To You!: What Donald Trump Is Doing to You
Oct 19, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
 
David Cay Johnston will discuss the theme, What Donald Trump is Doing to You, answer questions & sign books. Hosted by Brian Edwards-Tiekert. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3066530 510-967-4495

Conversations on Compassion & The Work with Byron Katie: A Mind at Home with Itself
Oct 19, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM McCaw Hall, Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center, Stanford University, 326 Galvez Street, Stanford, CA
 
Dr. James Doty & Katie in conversation on the role of compassion in her work, followed by The Work, & book signing of A Mind at Home with Itself. http://ccare.stanford.edu/events/conversations-on-compassion-and-the-work-with-byron-katie/

Bill Murray, Jan Vogler & Friends: New Worlds:
Oct 16, 2017: 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Carnegie Hall - Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage, 881 7th Ave, New York, NY
 
Legendary actor Bill Murray & acclaimed cellist Jan Vogler team up for 'New Worlds,' a spirited evening of music & literature presented by Dorn Music. http://dornmusic.com/

Diane Ravitch and Jitu Brown: The Fight for Public Education:
Oct 13, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Oakland Technical High School, 4351 Broadway, Oakland, CA
 
Diane Ravitch talks with Jitu Brown about the fight for public education, answer questions & sign books. Host: Kevin Cartwright. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3066536 510-967-4495

Raj Patel: A History of the World in Seven Cheap Things
Oct 12, 2017: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017 – 7:00 PM Cubberley Community Theatre 4000 Middlefield Road (near Montrose & Middlefield) , Pa, CA
 
Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives – these are the seven things that have made our world and will continue to shape its future. But at what cost? Patel issues an urgent call for innovative and systematic thinking to help reclaim and save the planet and us before it’s too late. http

Kronos Quartet with Youth Speaks and The Living Earth Show:
Oct 7, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA
 
Kronos Quartet, along with Youth Speaks and the The Living Earth Show will perform the World Premiere of Danny Clay's piece 'Echoes.' https://sfperformances.org/performances/1718/KronosQuartet.html info@sfperformances.org 415-392-2545

Fall Mystery and Thriller Author Panel:
Oct 7, 2017: 3:30 p.m. Studio City Branch Library 12511 Moorpark Street Studio City, CA 91604 , Studio City, CA
 
All are welcome at the Studio City Branch Library for this fall mystery & thriller panel! Panelists are subject to change, but the authors currently scheduled are Rachel Howzell Hall (The Lou Norton series), Joe Ide (IQ, Righteous), and Hollie Overton (Baby Doll, The Walls). For ADA accommodations,

It's Great to Create: An Event Curated by Jon Burgerman: It’s Great To Create
Oct 5, 2017: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM ustwo, 26 Broadway, 16th Floor, New York, NY
 
Join us for an inspiring and creative evening featuring a host of funny, insightful, and smart speakers from a range of creative disciplines. http://itsgreattocreate.ustwo.com/ jon@jonburgerman.com 949-228-2998

Steven Keslowitz, Esq.: Why You Better Call Saul
Oct 5, 2017: 7 PM. Barnes & Noble, 150 East 86th Street (and Lexington Avenue), New York, NY
 
Steven Keslowitz will read from, and sign copies of, his new book WHY YOU BETTER CALL SAUL. The book examines the legal and philosophical issues presented on the very popular TV shows Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. The book also examines Jimmy McGill’s transformation into the morally bankrupt

An Afternoon with Chefs Yotam Ottolenghi and Helen Goh: SWEET
Oct 3, 2017: 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Join cookbook author Yotam Ottolenghi and pastry chef Helen Goh as they discuss their dessert cookbook, SWEET. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Kate Raphael Book Party, 'Murder Under the Fig Tree': Murder Under the Fig Tree
Oct 3, 2017: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 518 Valencia, 518 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA
 
Raphael has delivered a bold and brilliantly executed portrait of Palestine-Israel that's also a wicked pleasure to read! (Carolina de Robertis). http://www.mecaforpeace.org/events/san-francisco-ca-book-celebration-kate-raphael%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Cmurder-under-fig-tree%E2%80%9D meca@mecaforpeac

An Evening with Best-selling Author Nathan Englander: Dinner at the Center of the Earth
Oct 2, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Author Nathan Englander will discuss his new book, 'Dinner at the Center of the Earth,' a political thriller about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

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APAture 2017: Unravel:
Sep 30, 2017: 9/30 6-10pm, 10/5 7-10pm, 10/7 6-9pm, 10/12 7-10pm, 10/15 1-4pm, 10/21 2-5pm, 10/28 7-10pm Arc Gallery & Studios, f8, Z Below, Asian Art Museum, 1246 Folsom Street, 1192 Folsom Street, 470 Florida Street, 200 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA
 
9/30 - 10/28 KSW Presents APAture 2017: Unravel! The only multi-disciplinary arts festival that focuses on emerging Asian Pacific American artists! http://www.kearnystreet.org/apature apature@kearnystreet.org 415-503-0520

Conversation with Internationally Renowned Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie : Purple HIbiscus
Sep 26, 2017: 7 p.m. Gaithersburg High School Auditorium 101 Education Blvd. Gaithersburg, MD 20877 , Gaithersburg, MD
 
Montgomery College, the Gaithersburg Book Festival, Montgomery County Public Libraries and Montgomery County Public Schools today announced that they will host “A Conversation with Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie,” the leading African writer of her generation. The event is part of One Maryland One Book.

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel: Prescription for the Future: The Twelve Transformational Practices of Highly Effective Medical Organ
Sep 26, 2017: Schultz Cultural Hall, Oshman Family JCC 7:00 p.m. Program; 8:00 p.m. Book Signing, Palo Alto, CA, CA
 
Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel is the former Chief Health Policy Advisor to the Obama Administration. His goal is to transform American health care into a system that provides higher quality, lower cost care. https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2017-09-26/dr-ezekiel-emanuel-where-health-care-headed-sv

Berry Fleming Book Festival: Poetry: A Medium for Activism and Healing in Communities
Sep 23, 2017: Augusta University Summerville Campus 9-4 p.m., Augusta, GA
 
Panel on how poetry changes communities. Panelist: Marcus Amaker, Charleston Poet Laureate, Kimberly J. Simms founder Wits End Poetry, Anthony Carter Spoken Word Poet. Moderated by Lucinda Clark, founder of Poetry Matters Project www.berryflemingbookfestival.com/scheduleofeven

Berry Fleming Book Festival: Poetry: A Medium for Activism and Healing in Communities
Sep 23, 2017: Augusta University Summerville Campus 9-4 p.m., Augusta, GA
 
Panel on how poetry changes communities. Panelist: Marcus Amaker, Charleston Poet Laureate, Kimberly J. Simms founder Wits End Poetry, Anthony Carter Spoken Word Poet. Moderated by Lucinda Clark, founder of Poetry Matters Project www.berryflemingbookfestival.com/scheduleofeven

An Evening With Europa Editions:
Sep 21, 2017: Greenlight Bookstore—686 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Event Starts at 7:30p.m., Brooklyn, NY
 
Chantel Acevedo presents her latest novel The Living Infinite—a sweeping historical saga, that follows a firebrand Bourbon princess through the crumbling Spanish court, revolutionary Cuba, and the Chicago Worlds Fair. Santiago Gamboa presents Return to the Dark Valley, a polyphonic novel that spans

Margaret Randall: KPFA's Tribute to writer, poet, feminist & activist: Cuban Women Now, Sandino's Daughters, and When I Look into the Mirror and See You
Sep 20, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Berkeley Hillside Club, 2286 Cedar St, Berkeley, CA
 
This KPFA tribute honors the life and work of Margaret Randall, who will be in conversation with Alejandro Murguia, answer questions & sign books. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3041840 510-967-4495

Facebook Exhibition Closing Party + Book Launch!:
Sep 14, 2017: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Lab, 2948 16th Street, San Francisco, CA
 
On Thurs 9/14 7-9PM, join the Facebook Artist in Residence program for the closing of the exhibition Group Hang and the launch of the book Open Form. https://www.facebook.com/events/114542872599552/ jshaefer@fb.com 650-546-6860

Khoree 'The Poet' - A Poetic Concert:
Sep 13, 2017: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM SOL Venue, 313 E Carson St, Carson, CA
 
Khoree delivers mesmerizing poems with smooth music that leave guests talking, laughing & gasping while he takes them on an unique lyrical journey. http://www.SolVenue.com Moments@OmensGroup.com 310-518-0177

Dan Kovalik: How the CIA & Deep State Have Conspired to Vilify Russia:
Sep 7, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM St. John's Presbyterian Church, 2727 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA
 
Dan Kovalik discusses his new book, The Plot to Scapegoat Russia, answers questions & signs books. Hosted by Kevin Pina. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3023344 510-967-4495

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Richard Dawkins: Science in the Soul
Aug 10, 2017: THURSDAY, AUGUST 10, 2017 – 7:00 PM
 Santa Clara Convention Center 5001 Great America Parkway - Santa Clara, 95054, Santa Clara, CA
 
At a time when science appears to be under attack, Dawkins issues a passionate defense, insisting facts, empirical evidence and reason take center stage. Come hear more from the legendary biologist and provocateur as he challenges faulty logic, bad science and climate change deniers. http://www.c

Richard Dawkins: Science in the Soul: Selected Writings:
Aug 9, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Congregational Church of Berkeley, 2345 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA
 
Richard Dawkins will discuss his new book, Science in the Soul, answer questions & sign books. Hosted by Philip Maldari. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2990313 510-967-4495

Authors by the Bay:
Aug 5, 2017: 10 am - 3pm 10am- VIP ticket holders 11am- GA ticket holders, Plainview, NY
 
Author's by the Bay is an author signing event. Location: Long Island, NY Date: August 5, 2017 Hosted by: Naughty Nymphos Book Promotions Tickets: http://bit.ly/2b5tNC2 Event Info: https://www.facebook.com/authorsbythebay Email: authorsbythebay@gmail.com

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An Evening with Daniel Silva: House of Spies
Jul 18, 2017: 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Author Daniel Silva will discuss his new book 'House of Spies' in which art restorer Gabriel Allon hunts down the world's most dangerous terrorist. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Bill Nye the Science Guy:
Jul 15, 2017: Sat, Jul 15, 2017, 7:00 pm, Doors: 6:00 pm The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall, 2036 University Avenue, Berkeley, CA
 
Bill Nye the Science Guy joins us for one unforgettable evening to read and sign his new book, Everything All at Once. http://www.theuctheatre.org/event/1469944-bill-nye-science-guy-berkeley/ information@theuctheatre.org 510-356-4000

An Evening with Jonathan Safran Foer:
Jul 11, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Albert and Janet Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
Award-winning Jonathan Safran Foer, author of 'Everything Is Illuminated,' will discuss his new book, 'Here I Am,' about a family in crisis. http://www.paloaltojcc.org info@paloaltojcc.org 650-223-8700

Senator Al Franken: Al Franken: Giant of the Senate
Jul 6, 2017: 12:00 p.m. @ Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, CA
 
How did an award-winning comedian defy the odds and get elected to public office? Hear more about Sen. Franken’s journey as he shares behind the scenes moments of his foray into politics and working in Washington DC. http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/2017-07-06/senator-al-franken

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ROIL, BOIL, TROUBLE & TOIL-Sitting in the Hot Seat in Tokyo:
Jun 22, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Bechtel Conference Center, 500 Washington Street, San Francisco, CA
 
Don't miss Barry Lancet share his insight on the international turmoil between Japan, China, and North Korea, June 22 in San Francisco. http://www.usajapan.org/event/roil-boil-trouble-and-toil/ jsnc@usajapan.org 415-986-4383

Melvin Goodman & Daniel Ellsberg: Whistleblower at the CIA:
Jun 21, 2017: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley, 2407 Dana Street, Berkeley, CA
 
Melvin Goodman and Daniel Ellsberg will discuss Goodman's book, Whistleblower at the CIA, answer questions & sign books. Host: Dennis Bernstein http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2947326 510-967-4495

Children of the Love:
Jun 20, 2017: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM California Historical Society, 678 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA
 
Three Bay Area authors with recent memoirs meet on the summer solstice to discuss their experiences growing up in the shadow of the Summer of Love. https://my.californiahistoricalsociety.org/single/EventDetail.aspx?p=460 ppforte@calhist.org 415-357-1848 x222

Clay With Your Food:
Jun 18, 2017: 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Jered's Pottery, 867 S. 19th St., Richmond, CA
 
Star chefs Brandon Jew, Jeff Russell and Adam Tortosa compete in a food-meets-performance-art triathlon with dinner catered by Namu Gaji restaurant. https://jeredspottery.com/blogs/news/clay-with-your-food-2017 johnhillpr@gmail.com 510-680-5444

Odd Salon MUTINY:
Jun 6, 2017: 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM Public Works, 161 Erie St, San Francisco, CA
 
Join us for tales of riots and rebellions, rank insubordination & righteous uprisings against corrupt authority: Odd Salon MUTINY https://www.oddsalon.com/salon/mutiny/ annetta@oddsalon.com

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