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JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

07/17/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays July 10, 17, 24, 31 - 10:00am Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for a workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

HOT SUMMER NIGHTS WITH REDWOOD WRITERS: HISTORICAL FICTION & CREATIVE NON-FICTION

07/17/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Redwood Writers and Copperfield’s Books present four Tuesday evenings of local author readings in July. This week’s featured authors are Jeane Slone, Waights Taylor Jr., Susanna Janssen, Conrad Bishop and Elizabeth Fuller. Info: RedwoodWriters.org

MIDWEEK MYSTERY: LINDA CASTILLO

07/18/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Take a break from your busy week and indulge in bit of intrigue with Copperfield’s Books’ Midweek Mystery series, featuring top-notch mystery and thriller authors. When a historic Amish barn burns to the ground in the middle of the night, Chief of Police Kate Burkholder is called in to investigate. At first, it looks like an accident, but when the body of eighteen-year-old Daniel Gingerich is found inside Kate suspects murder. Kate delves into the investigation only to find...

WRITERS FORUM PRESENTS FRANCES RIVETTI

07/19/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma Theme: Heading Down the Research Rabbit Hole Layering Fiction and Non-Fiction Without Losing the Plot! Learn how to stay on track with writing goals without taking up too much time with guest author Frances Rivetti. Forum founder Marlene Cullen welcomes beginning and experienced writers. For more information go to: thewritespot.us

PETALUMA SUMMER SIDEWALK SALE

07/19/2018 to 07/21/2018

Petaluma - Join us July 19 - 21 in Petaluma for our annual Summer Sidewalk Sale! Buy two sale books and get the third one free.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

07/20/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

KINDERMUSIC WITH MISS MELISSA

07/21/2018 - 10:30AM

Novato - Sing along with Miss Melissa during musical story time! Every third Saturday there’s a different theme. You may even have the opportunity to play an instrument!

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

07/21/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

07/23/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Mondays, 4pm Come enjoy kid's story time with Miss Margaret every Monday! Themed story times will include books about trains, animals, dragons, and more. Readers of all ages are welcome.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

07/23/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays July 9, 16, 23 & 30 - 6:30pm Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for a workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. For more information go to: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

07/24/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays July 10, 17, 24, 31 - 10:00am Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for a workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

HOT SUMMER NIGHTS WITH REDWOOD WRITERS - FICTION: SUSANNA SOLOMON, WILLIAM HAIGWOOD, MARILYN CAMPBELL AND DAVID RAMIREZ.

07/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Redwood Writers and Copperfield’s Books present four Tuesday evenings of local author readings in July. This week’s featured authors are Susanna Solomon, William Haigwood, Marilyn Campbell and David Ramirez. Info: RedwoodWriters.org

HOT SUMMER NIGHTS WITH REDWOOD WRITERS: FICTION

07/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Redwood Writers and Copperfield’s Books present four Tuesday evenings of local author readings in July. This week’s featured authors are Susanna Solomon, William Haigwood, Marilyn Campbell and David Ramirez. Info: RedwoodWriters.org

MEGAN ABBOTT

07/26/2018 - 6:00PM

Healdsburg - Kit Owens harbored only modest ambitions for herself when the mysterious Diane Fleming appeared in her high school chemistry class. But Diane's academic brilliance lit a fire in Kit, and the two developed an unlikely friendship; until Diane shared a secret that changed everything between them. More than a decade later, Kit thinks she's put Diane behind her forever, but the past comes roaring back when she discovers that Diane is her competition for a position both women covet....

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

07/27/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

TRIVIA NIGHT

07/27/2018 - 6:00PM

Novato - Come to Copperfield's in Novato for our monthly trivia night extravaganza! Answer all of our hard hitting questions correctly and win a Copperfield’s gift card. Admission is $3 per person and goes toward the grand prize. Two people to a team, so bring a friend!

TANIA & RENEE AMOCHAEV

07/27/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Mother Tongue is an exploration of lives lived in the chaos of the 100 years of Balkan wars, which force three generations of Croatian women to flee their homelands multiple times. It follows countries that dissolved, formed and reformed, lands that were conquered and subjugated by Fascists, Nazis and nationalists, and lives lived in exile in refugee camps and in new worlds. Tania will be in conversation with her sister-in-law, Renee.

TANIA AMOCHAEV

07/27/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Mother Tongue is an exploration of lives lived in the chaos of the 100 years of Balkan wars, which force three generations of Croatian women to flee their homelands multiple times. It follows countries that dissolved, formed and reformed, lands that were conquered and subjugated by Fascists, Nazis and nationalists, and lives lived in exile in refugee camps and in new worlds. Tania will be in conversation with her sister-in-law, Renee.

MATTHEW FOX & FRIENDS

07/27/2018 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - Matthew Fox is an American priest and theologian. He was formerly a member of the Dominican Order within the Roman Catholic Church, and became a member of the Episcopal Church in 1993.  His newest book is a collection of essays that act as a call-to-action to create a deeper sense of community, whose mission is the preservation of the earth. Join Matthew Fox, Skylar Wilson and Jennifer Berit Listug for a lively discussion and book signing.

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

07/28/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

WRITE IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD PRESENTS YVONNE TALLY

07/28/2018 - 5:00PM

Novato - Write in Your Own Backyard Series spotlights the work of local and regional book publishers. This season's highlighted publisher is Novato based New World Library, which focuses on publishing books concerning the mind, the body and the spirit. From family to career to self-fulfillment, being busy has become a way of life for the majority of women today. Only the price they pay to run this race includes health challenges, career delays and societal expectations. In this inspiring...

WRITE IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD WITH NEW WORLD LIBRARY PRESENTS YVONNE TALLY

07/28/2018 - 5:00PM

Novato - Join us in celebrating the work of local book publishers. From family to career to self-fulfillment, being busy has become a way of life for the majority of women today. Only the price they pay to run this race includes health challenges, career delays and societal expectations. In this inspiring evening, author Yvonne Tally offers today’s overscheduled women practical, mindful and effective solutions to the frustrations caused by the time-strapped lifestyle that so many of us...

WHERE’S WALDO WRAP PARTY

07/29/2018 - 4:00PM

Petaluma - You've spent all July looking for Waldo, and now it's time to party! Join us for a big Where's Waldo shindig with food and fun celebrating everyones favorite elusive world travler.

WHERE’S WALDO PARTY WITH MISS MARGARET

07/30/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Calling all those on the hunt for Waldo! Join us for a party in honor of the most well-hidden literary character ever! There will be all kinds of Where’s Waldo activities, games and a raffle!

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

07/30/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays July 9, 16, 23 & 30 - 6:30pm Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for a workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. For more information go to: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

HOT SUMMER NIGHTS WITH REDWOOD WRITERS: MEMOIR, POETRY & FICTION

07/31/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Redwood Writers and Copperfield’s Books present four Tuesday evenings of local author readings in July. This week’s featured authors are Roger G., Patty Somlo, Linda Bello-Ruiz and Lisa Manterfield. Info: RedwoodWriters.org

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

07/31/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays July 10, 17, 24, 31 - 10:00am Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for a workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

HOT SUMMER NIGHTS WITH REDWOOD WRITERS - MEMOIR/POETRY/FICTION: ROGER G., PATTY SOMLO, LINDA BELLO-RUIZ AND LISA MANTERFIELD

07/31/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Redwood Writers and Copperfield’s Books present four Tuesday evenings of local author readings in July. This week’s featured authors are Roger G., Patty Somlo, Linda Bello-Ruiz and Lisa Manterfield. Info: RedwoodWriters.org

HUICHOL TRUNK SHOW

08/02/2018 - 10:00AM

Sebastopol - We invite you to share the joy of making a difference in the Huichol culture and the world. You’ll find beaded artwork, yarn paintings, jewelry and hand-decorated graphics created in the remote mountains of northern Jalisco by native craftspeople.  The Huichol people from Nayarit and Jalisco are one of the few remaining Mexican tribes that have survived intact into modern times. Their pre-Columbian culture, now endangered, is deeply rooted in shamanism, folk medicine and...

KATHLEEN BERSHAD

08/03/2018 - 6:00PM

Calistoga - The Wine Lover's Apprentice delves into the nitty-gritty details of winemaking and takes a look at the world’s major wine regions. Written in short bites, readers will easily gain a quick understanding of an area’s major grapes, the style or styles of wine and the appellations that offer the best quality wine (or the best value).  This event will also feature a free wine tasting with local vintner Picayune Cellars. Started in 2011 by Jennifer Roberts and Claire Weinkauf,...

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

08/03/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

JOAN TABB BOOK LAUNCH

08/03/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Ready for the NEW retirement? We are living longer and healthier lives than ever before. Joan Tabb is on a mission to bring the best of us to this new stage of life. In an easy 8-step process, you are guided from the inside-out to create a unique and vital plan for your life ahead. Tabb is a career and executive coach, founder and principal of Greatin8Coaching.com. Joan brings a 20 year leadership career from Apple, 3Com, Intel, Memorex and several start-ups to her focus on...

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

08/04/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

WHERE’S WALDO WRAP PARTY

08/04/2018 - 12:00PM

Sebastopol - You've spent all July looking for Waldo, and now it's time to party! Join us for a big Where's Waldo shindig with food and fun celebrating everyones favorite elusive world travler.

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

08/06/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Mondays, 4pm Come enjoy kid's story time with Miss Margaret every Monday! Themed story times will include books about trains, animals, dragons, and more. Readers of all ages are welcome.

PETALUMA - KIDS STORYTIME WITH SABINA GUPTA

08/07/2018 - 10:30AM

Petaluma - Tuesday, 10:30am Join us the first Tuesday of every month for storytime with local storyteller Sabina Gupta! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

BRAVE NEW WORLDS: EDGAR CANTERO

08/08/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Join us as we host emerging and established sci-fi, speculative fiction, horror, and fantasy authors. Edgar Cantero is a writer and cartoonist from Barcelona working in Catalan, Spanish and English. He is the New York Times best-selling author of Meddling Kids and The Supernatural Enhancements. His newest book, This Body’s Not Big Enough for Both of Us, is a brilliantly subversive and comic thriller celebrating noir detectives, Die Hard, Fast & Furious and the worst case of...

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

08/10/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

HANNAH PITTARD

08/10/2018 - 6:00PM

Calistoga - On a humid summer day, the phones begin to ring: disaster has struck. Chateau de Sully, a Boeing 707 chartered to ferry home more than one hundred of Atlanta’s most prominent citizens, crashed in Paris shortly after takeoff. It is the second-deadliest disaster in the history of aviation. Left behind are children, spouses, lovers and friends faced with renegotiating their lives. Visible Empire is the story of love, grief, race and wealth, charting a single sweltering summer in...

WRITE IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD PRESENTS SARAH ANNE SHOCKLEY

08/11/2018 - 5:00PM

Novato - Write in Your Own Backyard spotlights the work of local and regional book publishers. This season's highlighted publisher is Novato based New World Library, which focuses on publishing books concerning the mind, the body and the spirit. In this inspiring evening author Sarah Anne Shockley, who has personally lived with chronic pain since 2007,  offers a compassionate and supportive approach for those living with pain that can be used alongside ongoing medical or therapeutic...

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

08/11/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

MARIN POETRY CENTER TRAVELING SHOW

08/12/2018 - 2:00PM

Petaluma - The Marin Poetry Center Summer Traveling Show brings together local poets from all over the Bay Area to read their work aloud. The shows are short, punchy, pithy and informal. For a list of participating poets visit: http://www.marinpoetrycenter.org

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

08/13/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Mondays, 4pm Come enjoy kid's story time with Miss Margaret every Monday! Themed story times will include books about trains, animals, dragons, and more. Readers of all ages are welcome.

CAFE SOCIETY: KRISTAN HIGGINS

08/15/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Our Cafe Society series features contemporary women writers in a cafe-style setting. From New York Times and USA Today best-selling author Kristan Higgins comes a novel of compassion and insight. Good Luck With That tells the story of two women who, through the death of a friend, learn to embrace themselves just the way they are. Emerson, Georgia and Marley have been best friends ever since they met at a weight-loss camp as teens. When Emerson tragically passes away, she leaves...

COMMUNITY EVENT: THE PET-A-LLAMA COMEDY FESTIVAL

08/16/2018 to 08/18/2018

Petaluma - Come and enjoy three days worth of world-class comedy at two of Petaluma's favorite venues, The Big Easy and the Mystic Theatre. Stand-up and themed shows, live podcasts and crowd-working shows, as well as special events in the heart of downtown Petaluma. Catch Guy Branum at Copperfield's Books in August 18.  For a full schedule of events go to: https://www.petallama.com/

COMMUNITY EVENT: FREE EVENING WITH LEX FAJARDO

08/16/2018 - 5:00PM

Santa Rosa - Celebrate the Museum's 16th anniversary with free admission and ice cream cake (while supplies last). Also, join cartoonist Lex Fajardo for the release of his newest Kid Beowulf graphic novel, The Rise of El Cid! The new adventure takes readers to the legends of medieval Spain for action, adventure, and a dash of romance. For more information go to: https://schulzmuseum.org/learn/calendar-of-events/

WRITERS FORUM PRESENTS CHRISTINE FALCON-DAIGLE

08/16/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Theme: Writing as a Tool for Transformation Learn how to shape your experiences into stories with Christine Falcon-Daigle.  Forum founder Marlene Cullen welcomes beginning and experienced writers. For more information go to: thewritespot.us

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

08/17/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

KINDERMUSIC WITH MISS MELISSA

08/18/2018 - 10:30AM

Novato - Sing along with Miss Melissa during musical story time! Every third Saturday there’s a different theme. You may even have the opportunity to play an instrument!

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

08/18/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

GUY BRANUM FROM PET-A-LLAMA COMEDY FESTIVAL

08/18/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Join Copperfield’s Books for a Pet-A-Llama Comedy Festival event with author and stand-up comedian Guy Branum. Branum is best known for his appearances on Chelsea Lately, @Midnight, The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore, and The Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail. He's also written for such TV shows as Another Period, Billy on the Street, The Mindy Project, and Awkward. He currently hosts Talk Show the Game Show on truTV. His new collection of essays, My Life as a Goddess, is an...

KINDERMUSIC WITH MISS MELISSA

08/18/2018 - 10:30AM

Novato - Sing along with Miss Melissa during musical story time! Every third Saturday there’s a different theme. You may even have the opportunity to play an instrument!

AN AFTERNOON WITH ARTISTS & WRITERS FROM THE WEST MARIN REVIEW

08/19/2018 - 2:00PM

San Rafael - Join us for an informal afternoon featuring authors and artists talking about their work published in the West Marin Review, Volume 8. This award-winning literary and arts journal features prose, poetry and art selected from contributors across the nation. Featured authors and artists include Molly Giles, Kaitlyn Gallagher, Toni Littlejohn, Sandy White, Robin Jacobson and Karen Benke.

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

08/20/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Mondays, 4pm Come enjoy kid's story time with Miss Margaret every Monday! Themed story times will include books about trains, animals, dragons, and more. Readers of all ages are welcome.

MIDWEEK MYSTERY: RHYS BOWEN

08/22/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Take a break from your busy week and indulge in bit of intrigue with Copperfield’s Books’ Midweek Mystery series, featuring top-notch mystery and thriller authors. In the days leading up to her wedding, Lady Georgiana Rannoch takes on the responsibilities of a grand estate when her godfather offers her his  fully staffed country home. But proving she can run a household just may be the death of her. From the New York Times best-selling author of On Her Majesty’s Frightfully...

THE NORTH BAY ORGANIZING PROJECT PRESENTS DOCTORS MICHELLE PERRO & VINCANNE ADAMS

08/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - With chronic disorders among American children reaching epidemic levels, hundreds of thousands of parents are desperately seeking solutions to their children’s declining health. Authors Michelle Perro and Vincanne Adams convincingly explain how agrochemical industrial production and genetic modification of foods is a culprit in this epidemic. Using patient accounts of their clinical experiences and new medical insights about pathogenesis of chronic pediatric disorders, this book...

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

08/24/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

08/25/2018 - 1:00PM

Calistoga - Saturday, 1:00pm Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

VANESSA HUA & JANINE KOVAC

08/26/2018 - 2:00PM

San Rafael - Vanessa Hua is a weekly columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and author of the short story collection Deceit and Other Possibilities. For nearly two decades, she has been writing about Asia and the diaspora in journalism and in fiction. Janine Kovac is a founding member of the 501(c)(3) nonprofit writing group Write on Mamas and co-founder of Moxie Road Productions, a consulting firm that helps women bring their ideas into the world. Join these two authors for an inspiring...

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

08/27/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Mondays, 4pm Come enjoy kid's story time with Miss Margaret every Monday! Themed story times will include books about trains, animals, dragons, and more. Readers of all ages are welcome.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

08/31/2018 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - Fridays, 10:30am Join us every Friday for storytime! Come relax with a coffee from Taste Kitchen + Table while we share new arrivals and old favorites with your kids.

TRIVIA NIGHT

08/31/2018 - 6:00PM

Novato - Come to Copperfield's in Novato for our monthly trivia night extravaganza! Answer all of our hard hitting questions correctly and win a Copperfield’s gift card. Admission is $3 per person and goes toward the grand prize. Two people to a team, so bring a friend!

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