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Upcoming Events

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

02/24/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

02/26/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays February 5, 12, 19 & 26 - 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. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

02/26/2018 - 4:00PM

Novato - Monday, 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

02/27/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays February 6, 13, 20 & 27 - 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

SHAWN HARRIS

03/02/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - In this fascinating and fun take on nonfiction, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the powerful message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

03/02/2018 - 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

03/03/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

COMMUNITY EVENT: WOMEN, POWER, TRAUMA AND MEDICINE DR LISSA RANKIN & KIMBERLY JOHNSON

03/03/2018 - 6:00PM

Novato - How do you straddle the scientific, medical, and emotional forces at work in this unparalleled moment in time for women? From the rise of #Metoo and the "divine feminine," the internal and external stirring that is shaking people up needs to be processed collectively in order to transmute the trauma of suffering into the gold that is resilience, wisdom, insight, learning, and social change. For more information go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/women-power-trauma-medicine-with-...

DR SEUSS BIRTHDAY PARTY!

03/03/2018 - 11:00AM

Novato - Celebrate Read Across America Week at your Novato Copperfield's! We will be reading Dr. Seuss's Oh, The Places You'll Go everyday at 4pm starting Monday, February 26th. And join us on March 3rd to celebrate the 114th birthday of Theodor Geisel, AKA Dr. Seuss! There will be food, prizes, and lots of fun to be had for all!

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

03/05/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays March 5, 19 & 26 - 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. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

03/05/2018 - 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

03/06/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - 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

REBECCA ROSENBERG

03/08/2018 - 6:30AM

Santa Rosa - Join us for a book launch and performance with local author Rebecca Rosenberg and Magician Frank Balzerak. In Rosenberg’s newest novel Charmian London longs to be viewed as an equal to her famed husband, novelist Jack London. That is until Charmian meets escape artist Harry Houdini. Suddenly, Charmian's eyes open to a world of possibilities that could be her escape.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

03/09/2018 - 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.

JAZZ IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD PRESENTS PETER ANASTOS & ITER

03/09/2018 - 6:00PM

San Rafael - Come enjoy the great American art form of jazz with some of the Bay Area’s finest musicians at your local bookstore. Peter Anastos & Iter perform a dynamic mix of straight-ahead and ethnic-infused jazz with heavy influences from Greek folk dance. The group’s overall repertoire provides a wide variety of music that will charm any listener.

BRAVE NEW WORLDS: ALMA KATSU

03/09/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Join us as we host emerging and established sci-fi, speculative fiction, horror, and fantasy authors. Bestselling author Alma Katsu presents a wildly inventive reimagining of the Donner Party, injecting the supernatural into this brilliant retelling of the ill-fated group. Effortlessly combining horror and the historical, The Hunger is an eerie, thrilling look at the volatility of human nature, pushed to its breaking point.

OBI KAUFMANN

03/09/2018 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - Based on decades of exploring the backcountry of the Golden State, Obi Kaufmann's lavishly illustrated atlas takes readers off the beaten path. His book blends science and art to illuminate the multifaceted array of living, connected systems like no book has done before. Mr. Kaufmann outlines the epic narrative of the California backcountry, which holds enough art, science, mythology, and language for a hundred field atlases to come.

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

03/10/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

IN CONVERSATION: GREGORY SIMON & TERI SHORE

03/10/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Flame and Fortune in the American West meticulously investigates the ongoing politics, folly, and greed shaping the production of increasingly widespread yet dangerous suburban and exurban landscapes. Join Gregory L. Simon, Professor of Geography at the University of Colorado Denver and Teri Shore, regional director for the Greenbelt Alliance in conversation about these relevant issues.

COMMUNITY EVENT: SPIRIT, BELONGING & AMERICA: THE REV ANGEL KYODO WILLIAMS & JENARA NERENBERG

03/11/2018 - 6:00PM

The Rev angel Kyodo williams  is a celebrated teacher, author, and speaker throughout the United States on topics of authentic justice, love, belonging, social capital, intersectionality, and spiritual community-building. For more information on this event go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spirit-belonging-america-w-rev-angel-kyodo-williams-tickets-43107403404

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

03/12/2018 - 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.

LITERACYWORKS AND COPPERFIELD'S BOOKS PRESENT STEVEN PINKER

03/12/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - In this elegant assessment of the human condition in the third millennium, cognitive scientist and public intellectual Steven Pinker urges us to step back from the gory headlines and prophecies of doom. With intellectual depth and literary flair, Enlightenment Now makes the case for reason, science, and humanism. Pinker shows us that life, health, prosperity, safety, peace, knowledge, and happiness are on the rise, not just in the West, but worldwide. Steven Pinker is the...

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

03/13/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - 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

AFTER SCHOOL BOOK SIGNING: RUSSELL GINNS

03/14/2018 - 4:00PM

Petaluma - Meet and greet with this great kids author, and check out his debut book! This new book is the first in a hilarious series about a girl, her brother, stinky ninjas, and wacky, super-big globe-trotting adventures.

WRITER’S FORUM PRESENTS ABIGAIL SAMOUN. THEME: THE CHILDREN’S PUBLISHING PROCESS REVEALED

03/15/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Join us for a special writer’s event with the co-founder of Red Fox Literary, Abigail Samoun. Abigail will discuss the various stages involved in getting a book published including catching an editor’s eye, signing the book contract, developing a manuscript, and sending the manuscript to press.

JAMES CONAWAY

03/15/2018 - 7:00PM

Calistoga - Hailed as the definitive Napa writer, New York Times best-selling author James Conaway has spent decades covering the Napa Valley. In his newest book he exposes the often shadowy side of the Napa region—marked by complex personal relationships, immense profits, passionate beliefs, and sometimes desperate struggles to prevail.

COMMUNITY EVENT: SARAH LAVENDER SMITH AT THE HEALDSBURG RUNNING COMPANY

03/15/2018 - 7:00PM

Healdsburg - Sarah Lavender Smith is a writer for Trail Runner magazine, and co-host of UltraRunnerPodcast. Join Sarah at an event for runners of all levels, especially those who want to improve and enjoy their time on the trails! For more information visit http://www.healdsburgrunningcompany.com

IN CONVERSATION: WAIGHTS TAYLOR & JONAH RASKIN

03/15/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Join local author, poet, and playwright Waights Taylor, and Chair of Communication Studies at SSU, Jonah Raskin for a discussion on their latest creations, and the craft of writing.

LOCAL AUTHOR PANEL: WOMEN IN CONVERSATION AMY S. PEELE, JANNA BARKIN, KAREN LYNCH, BETSY GRAZIANI FASBINDER

03/16/2018 - 7:00PM

Novato - Join us for an event celebrating local women in literature with Amy S. Peele, Janna Barkin, Betsy Graziani Fasbinder, and Karen Lynch. These four authors will discuss their most recent books, which deal with the hardships and rewards that come with raising children, motherhood, and family dynamics.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

03/16/2018 - 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.

ARLENE MILLER

03/16/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Local grammar diva Arlene Miller returns with the ultimate rebus of her bestselling series of books. These easy-to-use and friendly grammar books clear up common grammar issues, and make grammar approachable to even the most naive.

BLAIRE BRIODY

03/16/2018 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - In The New Wild West award-winning journalist Blaire Briody recounts the story of a small farm town in North Dakota that has recently been ravished by oil companies. This timely book is a definitive account of what really happens to a community when the energy industry is allowed to set up in a town with little to no regulation or oversight.

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

03/17/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

MUSIC WITH MELISSA

03/17/2018 - 10:30AM

Novato - Come join us for Kindermusik with Melissa! Singing starts at 10:30am and lasts for 25 minutes. Feel free to stick around for our Baby Sign class at 11:15am.

LITERACYWORKS PRESENTS LELAND FAUST

03/18/2018 - 4:00PM

Carole Ellis Hall - In A Capitalist’s Lament author Leland Faust unmasks Wall Street’s unsavory tactics in powerful detail by giving readers a high-level view of how the financial services industry misleads them, overcharges them, and exposes them to needless risk. Faust founded CSI Capital Management in 1978, and has been in financial investment for nearly four decades managing money for business executives, entertainers, and athletes. Tickets: $28 + fee admits two (2) guests and includes a...

SUNDAYS AT TASTE:GAYLE GREEN & JEAN HEGLAND IN CONVERSATION

03/18/2018 - 2:00PM

San Rafael - Join Bay Area natives Gayle Green and Jean Hegland for a special Sundays at Taste event. Enjoy a cup of coffee while you listen to these wonderful authors discuss their latest books and the craft of writing.

PASSOVER STORYTIME

03/19/2018 - 3:30PM

Santa Rosa - Join us for a special kids Passover story hour at our Montgomery Village store. Get into the Passover spirit with classic and new tales from the Copperfield's shelves.

COMMUNITY EVENT: "READING BETWEEN THE VINES" PRESENTS RICK BAILEY

03/19/2018 - 3:30PM

Healdsburg - Join Moshin Vineyards in welcoming their 2018 writers-in-residence and enjoy an intimate evening of wine, nibbles, and stories from the current Writing Between the Vines residents and alumni. For more information go to:https://www.facebook.com/events/147186082655364/

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

03/19/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays March 5, 19 & 26 - 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. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

03/19/2018 - 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

03/20/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - 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

BRANDON MULL, KEVIN SANDS & JAMES RILEY

03/21/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Three great authors, three great fantasy series, does it get any better than that? Join authors Brandon Mull, Kevin Sands and James Riley’s for a special in store presentation and book signing!

COMMUNITY EVENT: THE 11TH ANNUAL SEBASTOPOL DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL

03/22/2018 to 03/25/2018

Sebastopol - The mission of the Sebastopol Documentary Film Festival is to bring the best independent documentary films and their filmmakers in the world to Sonoma County audiences. For tickets and information go to: https://sebastopolfilmfestival.org/

JASMIN DARZNIK

03/23/2018 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - Jasmin Darznik’s spellbinding debut novel is based on the life of the rebel poet Forough Farrokhzad. Farrokhzad defied Iranian society to find both her voice and love, inspiring generations of women to come. To this day represents the birth of feminism in Iran. Jasmin Darznik skillfully uses the lens of fiction to capture the tenacity, spirit, and ecstatic turmoil of this iconic woman’s story.

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

03/23/2018 - 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.

COMMUNITY EVENT: THE CALIFORNIA ARTISAN CHEESE FESTIVAL

03/23/2018 - 8:30AM to 03/25/2018 - 4:00PM

Santa Rosa - California’s premier cheese and wine event is back for its 12th year at its new location in the Sonoma County Fairgrounds. Join cheesemakers, vendors, authors, chefs, brewers, winemakers, and turophiles for cheese tasting, education, and celebration. For tickets and information go to: https://www.artisancheesefestival.com

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

03/24/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

IN CONVERSATION: GREG SARRIS & ROBERT McNALLY

03/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Greg Sarris, Chairman of the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria, and author Robert McNally explore the history, and stories of Native Americans. In The Modoc War, McNally tells the wrenching story of the Modoc War of 1872–73, one of the nation’s costliest campaigns against North American Indigenous peoples. Sarris, on the other hand, turns his attention to his ancestral homeland of Sonoma Mountain. How a Mountain Was Made depicts sixteen interconnected original stories inspired...

KATHERINE HASTINGS

03/24/2018 - 7:00PM

Novato - Copperfield’s celebrates Women’s History Month with women’s voices through poetry. Katherine Hastings grew up in San Francisco, and is the founder of the WordTemple Poetry Series and host of WordTemple on the NPR affiliate KRCB FM. She will be joined by poets Devreaux Baker, Terry Ehret, Judy Halebsky, Jodi Hottel, Mary Mackey, Julia McClung, Gwynn O’Gara, and Kathleen Winter.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

03/26/2018 - 6:30PM

Petaluma - Mondays March 5, 19 & 26 - 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. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

03/26/2018 - 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

03/27/2018 - 10:00AM

Petaluma - Tuesdays March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - 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

COMMUNITY EVENT: BILL PERRY’S NUCLEAR NIGHTMARE: DEVASTATION OR DIPLOMACY

03/29/2018 - 12:15PM

Petaluma - Dr. William Perry, former US Secretary of Defense, is the author of My Journey at the Nuclear Brink, an account of his access to top secret nuclear options. Dr. Perry will be in conversation with Dr. Donna Brasset-Shearer. A $4.00 parking permit is required. For more information go to: https://www.facebook.com/GStreetAction/

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

03/30/2018 - 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

03/30/2018 - 6:00PM

Novato - Come to Copperfield's in Novato for our monthly trivia night extravaganza! Answer all of our hard hitting questions right, 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!

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

03/31/2018 - 11:00AM

Calistoga - Saturday, 11:00am Join us every Saturday for storytime! Kick back with a book while we read to your little ones.

RICK HANSON

03/31/2018 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Psychologist, senior fellow at UC Berkeley, and New York Times bestselling author Rick Hanson is best known for his trademark blend of neuroscience, positive psychology, and contemplative practices. His groundbreaking program shows you how to harness the power of positive experiences in order to build an unshakeable core. Developed from his incredibly popular online course called The Foundations of Well-Being, this essential book offers everything you need to shore up these powerful...

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