Events

  • 04/22/2014 - 6:30pm
      Celebrate Earth Day with Doug Fine and The Booksmith!  Bestselling comedic investigative journalist Doug Fine delivers  a wildly entertaining and journalistically rigorous, from-the-fields, slide-accompanied storytelling show that will leave you who are new to the topic at once laughing and informed -- in this case about the billion-dollar worldwide hemp industry that’s about to emerge. Hemp...
  • 04/24/2014 - 6:30pm
     "The premise of this novel isn’t that a woman travels through time: it’s that ‘the impossible happens once to each of us’…What this wonderful novel teaches us is how magic works.” -- John Irving   From the critically acclaimed author of the New York Times bestseller The Confessions of Max Tivoli comes The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells, a rapturously romantic story of a woman who...
  • 04/27/2014 - 1:00pm
       Celebrate Spring by leaping into your imagination and swimming around in your creativity together! Come join us for a creative writing workshop for moms and their daughters (or aunts and nieces, grandmothers and granddaughters...) Presented by "Take My Word For It!", an innovative creative writing program that's been enchanting kids and adults with the written word since 2005....
  • 05/01/2014 - 6:00pm
      Presented by Write Club SF and The Booksmith  Good theatre for bad literature? Marital aid for book nerds? A literary erotic fanfiction competition for the ages? Shipwreck is all of these things. Six Great Writers will destroy one Great Book, one Great Character at a time, in service of the transcendent and the profane (and also laughs). Marvel as beloved characters are plucked from...
 
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