Events

Tuesday February 11, 2014
Start: 02/11/2014 6:00 pm

The BOOK BUSTERS MIDDLE READER BOOK CLUB (ages 12+) will discuss book one in Sherlock Holmes: The Legend Begins, Death Cloud by Andrew Lane.

Start: 02/11/2014 6:30 pm

The CENTRAL SF CLASSIC LIT BOOK CLUB will discuss The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood.

Start: 02/11/2014 7:00 pm

ALAMEDA'S YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB (ages 13+) will discuss Shine by Lauren Myracle.

Start: 02/11/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 02/11/2014 7:00 pm

The POLITICALLY INSPIRED BOOK CLUB will discuss Eat, Drink, Vote: An Illustrated Guide to Food Politics by Marion Nestle.

Start: 02/11/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts & Lectures presents The Neurobiology of Mind & Behavior with Antonio Damasio, author of Descartes' Error: Emotion, Reason, and the Human Brain, in conversation with Amy Standen.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Wednesday February 12, 2014
Start: 02/12/2014 7:00 pm

The SFLGBT BOOK CLUB will discuss Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar.

Start: 02/12/2014 7:30 pm
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Thursday February 13, 2014
Start: 02/13/2014 3:30 pm

The BOOK BITES: Tasty Tales in Twenty read aloud series meets at 3:30 every Thursday and reads stories for newly independent readers (ages 6-8).

Start: 02/13/2014 7:00 pm

The RECOMMENDED BY A STRANGER BOOK CLUB will discuss Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami.

Start: 02/13/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 02/13/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts & Lectures presents BJ Novak, author of One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories, in conversation with Paul Lancour.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Saturday February 15, 2014
Start: 02/15/2014 2:00 pm
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Start: 02/15/2014 4:00 pm

Books Inc. Mountain View presents a special story time with Assistant Regional Adviser for the San Francisco/South regional chapter of the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators, Tim McCanna sharing the adorable picture book Teeny Tiny Trucks. Full of bouncy, rhyming texts this bugs-eye perspective on a tiny trucks' delivery is a treat!

Sunday February 16, 2014
Start: 02/16/2014 5:00 pm

The NIGHT OF THE LIVING BOOK CLUB will discuss Boy's Life by Robert McCammon.

Tuesday February 18, 2014
Start: 02/18/2014 7:00 pm

The World Affairs Council presents Gary A. Haugen, author of The Locust Effect: Why the End of Poverty Requires the End of Violence.

For more information visit: http://www.worldaffairs.org/

Start: 02/18/2014 7:00 pm

The COOKS & BOOKS BOOK CLUB will discuss The Gastronomical Me by MFK Fisher.

Start: 02/18/2014 7:30 pm
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Start: 02/18/2014 7:30 pm
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Wednesday February 19, 2014
Start: 02/19/2014 7:30 pm
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Thursday February 20, 2014
Start: 02/20/2014 3:30 pm

The BOOK BITES: Tasty Tales in Twenty read aloud series meets at 3:30 every Thursday and reads stories for newly independent readers (ages 6-8).

Start: 02/20/2014 7:00 pm

The BIG YES SOCIETY DISCUSSION GROUP will meet.

Start: 02/20/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 02/20/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts & Lectures presents Kelly Corrigan, author of Glitter and Glue: A Memoir, and Anna Quindlen, author of Still Life with Bread Crumbs, in conversation with Rick Kleffel.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Friday February 21, 2014
Start: 02/21/2014 5:00 pm

The Our Parents Made Us Do This Book Club will discuss The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider.

Saturday February 22, 2014
Start: 02/22/2014 2:00 pm
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Sunday February 23, 2014
Start: 02/23/2014 11:00 am

The WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL BOOK CLUB will discuss Life Inc.: How Corporatism Conquered the World, and How We Can Take It Back by Douglas Rushkoff.

Start: 02/23/2014 2:00 pm

The B.G.P. SOCIAL NETWORK BOOK SOCIETY (ages 16 & up) will meet.

Start: 02/23/2014 6:00 pm

The INTIMATES: EAST BAY QUEER BOOK CLUB will discuss Sleeping Beauty, Indeed & Other Lesbian Fairytales edited by Joselle Vanderhooft.

Monday February 24, 2014
Start: 02/24/2014 7:00 pm

The HANDS ON BAY AREA BOOK CLUB will discuss Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain.

Tuesday February 25, 2014
Start: 02/25/2014 7:00 pm

The FOREIGN INTRIGUE BOOK CLUB will discuss Inspector Singh Investigates: A Most Peculiar Malaysian Murder by Shamini Flint.

Start: 02/25/2014 7:00 pm

The FOURTH TUESDAY (MARGIE’S) BOOK CLUB will  discuss The Round House by Louise Erdrich.

Wednesday February 26, 2014
Start: 02/26/2014 2:00 pm

The CLOSER LOOK BOOK CLUB will meet.

Start: 02/26/2014 6:00 pm

The YOUNG@HEART BOOK CLUB will discuss Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan.

Start: 02/26/2014 7:30 pm

The CLASSICS I FORGOT TO READ BOOK CLUB will discuss Confessions of an English Opium-Eater by Thomas de Quincey.

Thursday February 27, 2014
Start: 02/27/2014 3:30 pm

The BOOK BITES: Tasty Tales in Twenty read aloud series meets at 3:30 every Thursday and reads stories for newly independent readers (ages 6-8).

Start: 02/27/2014 7:00 pm

The World Affairs Council presents Emily Parker, author of Now I Know Who My Comrades Are: Voices from the Internet Underground.

For more information visit: http://www.worldaffairs.org/

Start: 02/27/2014 7:00 pm

The Is That A Gun in Your Pocket? Book Club will discuss Murder in the Latin Quarter by Cara Black.

Start: 02/27/2014 7:00 pm

The Drew School Writer's Festival presents Michelle Richmond, author of Golden State.

For more information visit: http://drewarts.ticketleap.com/michelle-richmond/

Start: 02/27/2014 7:00 pm

The DESERT ISLAND BOOK CLUB will discuss Shake Down the Stars by Renee Swindle.

Friday February 28, 2014
Saturday March 01, 2014
Start: 03/01/2014 9:30 am

The FIRST SATURDAY BOOK CLUB will discuss My Brilliant Friend: Childhood, Adolescence, Book 1 of 3 in a series by Elena Ferrante.

Start: 03/01/2014 2:00 pm
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Start: 03/01/2014 5:00 pm
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Sunday March 02, 2014
Start: 03/02/2014 1:00 pm

The ADVENTUROUS READERS CLUB will discuss The Lost Kingdom by Matthew J. Kirby.

Monday March 03, 2014
Start: 03/03/2014 7:15 pm

The MOSTLY FICTION BOOK CLUB GROUP 1 will discuss Orphan Train: A Novel by Christina Baker Kline.

Tuesday March 04, 2014
Start: 03/04/2014 7:00 pm

The WOMEN WE'D LIKE TO LUNCH WITH BOOK CLUB will discuss Pictures at an Exhibition by Sara Houghteling.

Start: 03/04/2014 7:00 pm
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Wednesday March 05, 2014
Start: 03/05/2014 6:00 pm

Pajama Party at Laurel Village!  Put on your Jammies and join the party!  Literary Mamas will be here to read stories and take part in the fun.  Visit www.literarymama.com for details!

Start: 03/05/2014 6:30 pm

The World Affairs Council presents Elizabeth C. Economy, author of The River Runs Black: The Environmental Challenge to China's Future.

For more information visit: http://www.worldaffairs.org/

Start: 03/05/2014 7:00 pm

The SAN FRANCISCO TRAVEL BOOK CLUB and LECTURE SERIES will discuss The Bookseller of Kabul by Asne Seierstad.

Start: 03/05/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents Alain de Botton discussing his latest title The News: A User's Manual, and Adam Gopnik, author of Paris to the Moon.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Thursday March 06, 2014
Start: 03/06/2014 3:30 pm

The BOOK BITES: Tasty Tales in Twenty read aloud series meets at 3:30 every Thursday and reads stories for newly independent readers (ages 6-8).

Start: 03/06/2014 7:00 pm

The World Affairs Council presents Dayo Olopade author of The Bright Continent: Breaking Rules and Making Change in Modern Africa.

For more information visit: http://www.worldaffairs.org/

Start: 03/06/2014 7:00 pm

The World Affairs Council presents Dayo Olopade, author of The Bright Continent: Breaking Rules and Making Change in Modern Africa.

For more information visit: https://www.worldaffairs.org/

Start: 03/06/2014 7:00 pm
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Friday March 07, 2014
Start: 03/07/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 03/07/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 03/07/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents a special performance by singer Darlene Love, author of My Name Is Love. This event will also feature Darlene in conversation with Steven Winn.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Saturday March 08, 2014
Start: 03/08/2014 2:00 pm
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Start: 03/08/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 03/08/2014 10:00 pm

The SECOND SATURDAY BOOK CLUB will discuss The Human Stain by Philip Roth.

Sunday March 09, 2014
Start: 03/09/2014 6:00 pm

The SPECULATIVE FICTION BOOK CLUB will discuss Life After Life by Kate Atkinson.

Start: 03/09/2014 7:00 pm

The MOSTLY FICTION BOOK CLUB GROUP #2 will discuss The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared by Jonas Jonasson.

Monday March 10, 2014
Start: 03/10/2014 7:30 pm

The BROKEN COMPASS ADVENTURE BOOK CLUB will discuss The Forgetting River: A Modern Tale of Survival, Identity, and the Inquisition by Doreen Carvajal.

Tuesday March 11, 2014
Start: 03/11/2014 6:00 pm

The BOOK BUSTERS MIDDLE READER BOOK CLUB (ages 12+) will discuss Father Gaetano's Puppet Catechism by Mike Mignola & Christopher Golden.

Start: 03/11/2014 6:30 pm

Grab your jammies and prepare your brain for fun as Books Inc. Burlingame celebrates the launch of Bedtime Math 2: This Time It's Personal! With a website recognized by the American Library Association as a Great Web Site for Kids, and developed by professional teacher and mom, Laura Bilodeau Overdeck, Bedtime Math 2 is packed with fun for the whole family with mischief-making math problems to tackle--math that isn't just kid-friendly, but actually kid-appealing .

Start: 03/11/2014 6:30 pm

The CENTRAL SF CLASSIC LIT BOOK CLUB will discuss The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain.

Start: 03/11/2014 7:00 pm

The MISS JANE AUSTEN BOOK CLUB will discuss Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.

Start: 03/11/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 03/11/2014 7:00 pm

ALAMEDA'S YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB (ages 13+) will discuss Wild Awake by Hilary T. Smith.

Start: 03/11/2014 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents Pandemic! A  Plan for the Planet with Nathan Wolfe, author of  The Viral Storm: The Dawn of a New Pandemic Age, in conversation with Dr. Shannon Bennett of the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco.

For more information visit: http://www.cityarts.net/

Wednesday March 12, 2014
Start: 03/12/2014 6:00 pm

Looking for feedback on your kid's book manuscript? Bring your work-in-progress to Writeous Writing Group, a hands-on critique group moderated by professional children's book editor Julie Romeis Sanders. You will be amazed at how much you learn yourself by critiquing another writer's work. Pre-register and learn more at http://www.booksinc.net/childrens_book_writing_group

Start: 03/12/2014 7:00 pm

The SFLGBT BOOK CLUB will discuss Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? By Jeanette Winterson.

Thursday March 13, 2014
Start: 03/13/2014 3:30 pm

The BOOK BITES: Tasty Tales in Twenty read aloud series meets at 3:30 every Thursday and reads stories for newly independent readers (ages 6-8).

Start: 03/13/2014 7:00 pm
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Start: 03/13/2014 7:00 pm

The RECOMMENDED BY A STRANGER BOOK CLUB will discuss Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison

Start: 03/13/2014 7:30 pm
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