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Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Milk & Cookies Queer Author Reading
The Queer Sacramento Authors Collective is putting on another milk and cookies reading - come meet your local queer authors.
Lavender Library
Sacramento, CA

Fri 2/23/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Stories on Stage Sacramento - with Anne Raeff and Mira T Lee
We're starting our ninth season off by featuring excerpts from two brilliant new novels by Anne Raeff and Mira T Lee - "Winter Kept Us Warm" and "Everything Is Beautiful Here." With readings by Yuri Tajiri and Allyson Finn. Friday February 23 at 7:30PM at ...
CLARA Auditorium
Sacramento, CA

Fri 2/23/18 at 7:30pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Truth About Olive Oil
Olive Oil Seminar and Tasting.
MTI College
Sacramento, CA

Fri 2/23/18 at 12:40pm-2:10pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Author Michael Troyan celebrates 20th Century Fox Studios
Celebrate the centenary of 20th Century Fox Studios with Michael Troyan, author of the studio’s newly published first official history: 20th Century Fox: A Century of Entertainment. He provides a fun program including movie clips and several behind the sce...
Sacramento Public Library - Sylvan Oaks
Citrus Heights, CA

Sat 2/24/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Children's StoryTime.. A Book Reading by Huang Chi Truong
BluMoon books & media
Sacramento, CA

Sat 2/24/18 at 10:30am-12am
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Family/Child (Books)
Lee Nordling Signs New Release
Award-winning children’s book and comics writer Lee Nordling will be signing his newest release, “Chavo the Invisible,” at Empire’s Comics Vault on February 24, 2018, from 12 noon to 5 p.m. “Chavo the Invisible” is Nordling’s third book in his wordless-...
Empire's Comics Vault
Sacramento, CA

Sat 2/24/18 at 12pm-5pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Art of Frankenstein-Revisiting a Timeless Classic
In celebration of the 200th anniversary of the novel Frankenstein, the Library is releasing a re-imagination of Mary Shelley's literary work. The limited-edition piece from the I Street Press features illustrations by artist Stephanie Taylor, depicting her...
Sacramento Public Library - Arden-Dimick
Sacramento, CA

Sat 2/24/18 at 3pm-4:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Genealogy - Using Online Historical Black Newspapers for Genealogical Research
Many historical African American and abolitionist newspapers are available online, with more being added all the time. This presentation will provide an overview of the roles of black newspapers, discuss what newspapers are online and where they are, sugg...
Sacramento Public Library - Central
Sacramento, CA

Sun 2/25/18 at 1pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
California Groundbreakers: Food for Thought - How Immigraition Issues Are Impacting California's Food
Join us for our next "Food for Thought" as we take a close look at the "Farm" in our Farm-to-Fork efforts, and talk about the Central Valley, the overlooked but major player in California's foodie scene. How is immigration reform -- and the lack of it -...
CLARA Auditorium
Sacramento, CA

Mon 2/26/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop
Financial Literacy Workshop Series
The MoneyWorks$ program is a financial literacy course offered by Opening Doors on: Living within a Budget, Credit, Credit Cards, Credit Scores, etc….Savings Account, a Receipt (& it's value), and much more. The course is a 6 month program. There are 13 we...
Opening Doors
Sacramento, CA

Mon 2/26/18
Mon 3/5/18
Mon 3/12/18
Talks & Readings: Health & Wellness/Nutrition
49er Lost Chords Club
The 49er Lost Chords, a throat cancer support group, meets the first Thursday of each month in the UC Davis Medical Center's Glassrock Building.
University of California, Davis – Medical Center Glassrock Bldg.
Sacramento, CA

Thu 3/1/18 at 1pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Carmichael Cactus & Succulent Society Meeting With Author Jeff Moore
Jeff Moore will talk about his books on drought tolerant plants at the Carmichael Park Clubhouse.
Carmichael Park
Carmichael, CA

Thu 3/1/18 at 10am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Australia-Learn from an expert
Take an 'arm chair' tour through the Land Down Under with Micki King, a Certified Australia Specialist. She has traveled to Australia 10 times and will enlighten you on the places to visit and all the general info you need to plan a trip or just learn abo...
MTI College
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/3/18 at 12:40pm-2:20pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Book Launching - Dancing in Blackness, A Memoir
Sacramento Book Launching - Dancing in Blackness, A Memoir by Dr. Halifu Osumare
Underground Books
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/3/18 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Hooray for Honey Bees!
Bring your little ones for Storytime at the Nature Center. Author Lori Mortensen will share her storybook, her experiences, and even don a beekeeping suit, all in an effort to share her passion for honey bees. Lori, who is an award-winning children’s book ...
American River Conservancy and Nature Center
Coloma, CA

Sat 3/3/18 at 10am-11am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The Story of Your Life - Memoir Writing Class
Do you have a story to tell? Our memoir writing class offers an introduction to memoir as an art form and how to begin writing yours. Be brave and bring a sample for the class to read and discuss (and if you don't have anything to share, that's OK too). Co...
Sacramento Public Library - Arden-Dimick
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/3/18 at 10am-12:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
2018 HR & Benefit Compliance Symposium
Join your peers and receive top-notch education from excellent speakers at our 2018 HR & Benefit Compliance Symposium. Get the right education to better manage your costs and risks in 2018.
Tsakopoulos Library Galleria
Sacramento, CA

Tue 3/6/18 at 8am-1pm
Talks & Readings: History/Science, Talks/Lectures
Humans & Wild Ecosystems in a Hot World
peakers Newton Harrison (UC Santa Cruz) and Scott Wing (Smithsonian Institution) will discuss how humans and wild ecosystems can survive, and even thrive, on a hot planet.
Rio Theatre
Santa Cruz, CA

Wed 3/7/18 at 7pm-10pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
The History of 20th Century Fox Studios with Michael Troyan
Celebrate the centenary of 20th Century Fox Studios with Michael Troyan, author of the studio’s newly published first official history: 20th Century Fox: A Century of Entertainment. He provides a fun program including movie clips and several behind the sce...
Sacramento Public Library - North Sacramento - Hagginwood
Sacramento, CA

Wed 3/7/18 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Human Rights Lecture: The Trial Nobody Expected: Torture, Music & Human Rights in the Americas
Speakers: Steven J. Stern, Professor Emeritus of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison; Michael Lazzaro, Associate Professor, Department of Spanish and Portuguese, University of California, Davis; Marian Schlotterbeck, Assistant Professor, Department o...
University of California - Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art
Davis, CA

Thu 3/8/18 at 7pm-9pm
    

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