Events

« Week of June 8, 2014 »
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8
Start: 6:00 pm

The SPECULATIVE FICTION BOOK CLUB will discuss Conservation of Shadows by Yoon Ha Lee.

Start: 7:15 pm

The MOSTLY FICTION BOOK CLUB GROUP will discuss The Last Train to Zona Verde: My Ultimate African Safari by Paul Theroux.

9
Start: 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents Science & Scripture: Inside the Vatican Observatory with Director Emeritus of the Vatican Observatory, Father George Coyne, SJ, in conversation with Director of the Morrison Planetarium and Science Visualization studio at the California Academy of Sciences, Ryan Wyatt.

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

Start: 7:30 pm

The BROKEN COMPASS ADVENTURE BOOK CLUB will discuss The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean.

10
Start: 6:00 pm

The BOOK BUSTERS MIDDLE READER BOOK CLUB (ages 8-12) will discuss Rooftoppers by Katherine Rundell.

Start: 6:30 pm

The CENTRAL SF CLASSIC LIT BOOK CLUB will discuss Song of the Lark by Willa Cather.

Start: 7:00 pm

ALAMEDA'S YOUNG ADULT BOOK CLUB (ages 13+) will discuss The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau.

Start: 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents Tom Robbins, discussing Tibetan Peach Pie: A True Account of an Imaginative Life, in conversation with Isabel Duffy.

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

11
Start: 7:00 pm

The SF LGBT BOOK CLUB will discuss Mary Ann in Autumn by Armistead Maupin.

12
Start: 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: 7:00 pm

Based on her groundbreaking New York Times Magazine article, "What Broke My Father's Heart," which was named a notable narrative by the Nieman Foundation at Harvard, award-winning journalist Katy Butler shares Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death, a visionary memoir pondering her parents desires for Good Deaths, and a groundbreaking map through the labyrinth of a broken medical system that can stand in the way of making these desires a reality.

Start: 7:00 pm

The RECOMMENDED BY A STRANGER BOOK CLUB will discuss The Alchemist, 25th Anniversary Edition By Paulo Coelho.

Start: 7:30 pm

City Arts and Lectures presents An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin, featuring live performances by Lily of more than a dozen of her timeless, lovable award winning characters. 

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

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Start: 10:00 pm

The SECOND SATURDAY BOOK CLUB will discuss The Plot Against America by Philip Roth.

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