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Upcoming Events

PIZZA PARTY AND MEET & GREET WITH CHRIS GRABENSTEIN!

10/23/2017 - 4:00PM

Napa - Come to Copperfield's for pizza and check out the latest installment of the ever-popular Mr. Lemoncello's Library series! Everyone’s favorite game maker Mr. Lemoncello is testing out his new fabulous fact-finding frenzy game! Filled with brand-new puzzles and games, this fast-paced read will have gamers and readers alike racing to the finish line because, like Mr. Lemoncello’s commercials say, “is it fun?…hello! it’s a lemoncello!”

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

10/23/2017 - 6:30PM

  Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

PIZZA PARTY AND MEET & GREET WITH CHRIS GRABENSTEIN! *POSTPONED*

10/23/2017 - 4:00PM

Postponed. Please check back for new dates. Napa - Come to Copperfield's for pizza and check out the latest installment of the ever-popular Mr. Lemoncello's Library series! Everyone’s favorite game maker Mr. Lemoncello is testing out his new fabulous fact-finding frenzy game! Filled with brand-new puzzles and games, this fast-paced read will have gamers and readers alike racing to the finish line because, like Mr. Lemoncello’s commercials say, “is it fun?…hello! it’s a lemoncello!”

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

10/24/2017 - 10:00AM

  Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

COMMUNITY EVENT: BOOK LAUNCH WITH LIA HUBER

10/26/2017 - 6:00PM

Healdsburg - Celebrate the book launch of Nourished: A Memoir of Food, Faith & Enduring Love with author Lia Huber. Join us for light appetizers and wine, a reading, Q&A and book signing. Ticket proceeds go to Healdsburg Farm to Pantry, a local volunteer organization dedicated to providing fresh, affordable food to everyone, especially those who are hungry or have limited access to nutritious food.   For tickets and information go to:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/...

COMMUNITY EVENT: NOURISHED BOOK LAUNCH PARTY + FIRE RELIEF BENEFIT

10/26/2017 - 6:00PM

Healdsburg - Celebrate the book launch of Nourished: A Memoir of Food, Faith & Enduring Love with author Lia Huber. Join us for light appetizers and wine, a reading, Q&A and book signing. Tickets for this event are $50. All proceeds go to Redwood Empire Food Bank to support those impacted by the wine country fires. For tickets and information go to:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nourished-book-launch-party-tickets-38637085563  

AN EVENING OF GHOST STORIES WITH ROSS LOCKHART & FRIENDS

10/27/2017 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Dim the lights, place your hands upon the planchette, and ask the spirits to guide you as we present 14 stories of the strange and supernatural. Edited by Copperfield’s own Ross E. Lockhart, Tales from a Talking Board examines auguries, divination, and fortune telling through devices like Ouija boards, tarot cards, and stranger things. Event attendees are encouraged to “come as you were”: dress as your favorite famous or literary ghost for a spirited costume contest!

JAZZ IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD: JAZZ CALIENTE

10/27/2017 - 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. Join with us as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Jazz Caliente! Founded by Lee Waterman and Tommy Kesecker in 1997, the band performs Afro-Cuban and Brazilian jazz featuring original compositions by Waterman, as well as arrangements of jazz and Latin masters such as Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Wes Montgomery, Tito Puente, and Sergio Mendes. Joining Waterman on...

CALISTOGA - KIDS STORYTIME

10/28/2017 - 11:00AM

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

PATRICK N. HUNT

10/28/2017 - 2:00PM

Calistoga - An archaeologist and historian, Hunt has led expeditions in the Alps and elsewhere to study the achievements of Hannibal, the brilliant general who successfully crossed the Alps with his war elephants and brought Rome to its knees. Now, Hunt brings this incredible story to life in a riveting and dramatic book about one of the greatest military leaders of the ancient world.

SUSAN MIRVISS

10/29/2017 - 3:00PM

Novato - Come to our Novato store and hang out with a live owl! Author and Hungry Owl Project volunteer Mirviss will read letters from her book and teach us to appreciate these beautiful, majestic birds.

READINGS FROM THE LITERARY JOURNAL NOSTOS

10/29/2017 - 2:00PM

San Rafael - Nostos is a print-only journal for those who love words and art offered on the printed page. In this inaugural edition, writers and artists grapple with the idea of nostos, or the homecoming. Join Marin Poet Laureate Rebecca Foust, local authors James Tipton, David Rollison, Walker Abel and Lisa Rappoport, artist Lorna Stevens, and editor Lawrence Tjernell for readings and conversation to celebrate the premiere issue of this literary journal.  

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

10/30/2017 - 4:00PM

Novato - 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.

TRICK-OR-TREAT MEET & GREET WITH JESSICA TOWNSEND

10/31/2017 - 4:00PM

Petaluma - Morrigan Crow is one of the unlucky kids fated to die at the stroke of midnight on her ninth birthday. As her family is sitting down to her favorite meal on her last night alive, a mysterious man appears and whisks her away to a secret magical world where she competes in a series of tasks to get into an elite school for kids with supernatural skills.

JASON SEGEL AT THE MYSTIC THEATER

11/02/2017 - 7:00PM

Petaluma - Join us at Petaluma's Mystic Theater for a presentation and book signing with Jason Segel to celebrate the first book in his new trilogy, Otherworld! Step into the future and leave your body behind. There are no screens, no controls, no laws to break or rules to obey. You can live your best life and indulge in every desire. A game so addictive you’ll never want it to end, until you realize that you’re the one being played. Tickets for this event are $22.50 plus tax and include...

THE MARIN BALLET PRESENTS THE NUTCRACKER STORYTIME

11/03/2017 - 6:00PM

Novato - Join us for an enchanting storytime presented by dancers from The Marin Ballet. They will be reading the first act of The Nutcracker, posing for pictures and autographing copies of this holiday classic!

TEDX SONOMA COUNTY 2017: A WORLD WITH(OUT) LIMITS

11/04/2017 - 1:00PM

Santa Rosa - Join us for the 6th annual TedX Sonoma County. Enjoy an afternoon of learning from those among us who are pushing the limits farther than ever before; the dreamers, visionaries, and artists who are helping make sense of it all. For tickets and information about this event and the current speaker line-up go to: http://www.tedxsonomacounty.com/  

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/06/2017 - 6:30PM

  Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

THOMAS MOORE

11/06/2017 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - The renowned author of Care of the Soul (which spent 44 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list) argues for a new vision of aging: as a dramatic series of initiations, rather than a diminishing experience, that each of us has the tools to embrace. Ageless Soul will teach readers how to embrace the richness of experience, embracing invitations to new vitality in order to feel fulfilled as they get older.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/07/2017 - 10:00AM

Tuesdays November 7, 14 & 21, 10:00am - 11:30am Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

NaNoWriMo WRITE-INS

11/09/2017 - 6:00PM

Petaluma - Come work on your Great American Novel with us! We provide snacks, beverages, and outlets to fuel your creativity.

SRJC READS: LETTERS TO DR. Q

11/09/2017 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa was once a nineteen-year-old undocumented migrant. Today he is known as Dr. Q, an internationally renowned neurosurgeon and neuroscientist. Join writers, faculty and the mayor of Santa Rosa as students read their letters describing how they too have huge dreams and challenges just like Dr. Q.

COMMUNITY EVENT: THE LEGACY OF AARON G GREEN

11/09/2017 - 7:00PM

San Rafael - Aaron G. Green was an internationally known organic architect of striking originality and grace. Shortly before his passing, Green was awarded the first gold medal by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation in recognition of his accomplishments. Join us for a night honoring this visionary architect. For tickets and information go to: https://tickets.marincenter.org/eventperformances  

IRIS JAMAHL DUNKLE

11/10/2017 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - Poet Laureate Iris Jamahl Dunkle returns with her latest collection of poetry, Interrupted Geographies. Dunkle’s poems are animated by the give-and-take between human life and the land we live on. Through varied subjects, her poetry shows us that we can only shape what has already been shaped.

JAZZ IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD: FLUTE FIRED FUSION

11/10/2017 - 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. Discover Flute Fired Fusion and become transfixed by their original compositions that evoke blues, soul, and jazz. While always adhering to the groove, the band taps trans-cultural sources with roots as disparate as Mumbai and New Orleans. Every performance includes one completely improvised piece inspired by their original compositions.

JON RANKIN

11/10/2017 - 7:00PM

Novato - Attention lovers of hard-boiled detective stories, this one’s for you. Set on the beaches of Florida and Southern California, Running From the Sunrise is a story of love, fear, horror and revenge. Fast-paced and a bit saucy, this thriller is sure to leave you breathless from start to finish.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/13/2017 - 6:30PM

Mondays November  6, 13, & 20 6:30pm - 8:00pm Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

AFTER-SCHOOL SIGNING: TILLIE WALDEN

11/14/2017 - 4:00PM

Petaluma - Join us for an after school signing with author and cartoonist, Tillie Walden. Walden’s book is a poignant and captivating graphic memoir of what it's like to come of age, come out and come to terms with leaving behind everything you used to know.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/14/2017 - 10:00AM

Tuesdays November 7, 14 & 21, 10:00am - 11:30am Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

BILL McKIBBEN

11/15/2017 - 7:00PM

Sebastopol - Bill McKibben is the Schumann Distinguished Scholar at Middlebury College and leader of the anti-carbon campaign group. In his new book Radio Free Vermont, seventy-two-year-old Vern Barclay, with the help of a young computer prodigy named Perry Alterson, uses his radio show to advocate for a simple yet radical idea: an independent Vermont. McKibben imagines an eccentric group of activists who carry out their own version of guerilla warfare. Witty, biting and terrifyingly timely,...

NaNoWriMo WRITE-INS

11/15/2017 - 6:00PM

Petaluma - Come work on your Great American Novel with us! We provide snacks, beverages, and outlets to fuel your creativity.

GETAWAY CARNIVAL WITH JEFF KINNEY

11/18/2017 - 2:00PM

Petaluma - Ever just want to get away? Here’s your chance! Take off with Jeff Kinney at Petaluma Copperfield’s for the launch of book 12 in the Wimpy Kid series. Play games, get your book signed and just have a great time with Greg Heffley, all of his friends and Copperfield’s Books. Tickets are $13.99 plus tax and include a copy of the new book. One ticket is good for entry of one child and parent. Entries to this event will be timed in order to keep wait time to a minimum....

WINE COUNTRY WOMEN OF NAPA VALLEY

11/18/2017 - 3:00PM

Calistoga - Join us in celebrating 65 of Napa Valley’s leading ladies, showcasing their accomplishments, lifestyles, treasured family recipes and of course, their favorite wines and pairings. Special guests include winery owner Suzanne Phifer Pavitt, opera singer Kathryn Sculatti and chef Elizabeth Binder.

ILONA BRAY

11/18/2017 - 2:00PM

Novato - Ever wondered what it would be like to travel the world on a magic carpet? Here's the first step to letting your imagination soar! Author Ilona Bray will be joining us to discuss her new book, give scientific demonstrations and help guests build their very own Model D3 Extra-Small Magic Carpet.

NaNoWriMo WRITE-INS

11/19/2017 - 10:30AM

Petaluma - Come work on your Great American Novel with us! We provide snacks, beverages, and outlets to fuel your creativity.

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/20/2017 - 6:30PM

Mondays November  6, 13, & 20 6:30pm - 8:00pm Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

Clone of JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/21/2017 - 10:00AM

Tuesdays November 7, 14 & 21, 10:00am - 11:30am Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

JUMPSTART WRITING WORKSHOPS

11/21/2017 - 10:00AM

Tuesdays November 7, 14 & 21, 10:00am - 11:30am Petaluma - Jumpstart writers meet at Copperfield’s in Petaluma for an hour and a half workshop facilitated by Susan Bono or Marlene Cullen. Bring a notebook and pen. $15. Info: thewritespot.us/jumpstart.html

SAN RAFAEL - KIDS STORYTIME

11/24/2017 - 10:30AM

San Rafael - 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

11/25/2017 - 11:00AM

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

NOVATO - STORYTIME WITH MISS MARGARET

11/27/2017 - 4:00PM

Novato - 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.

TRIVIA CAFE AT TASTE

11/29/2017 - 6:00PM

San Rafael - Come to Copperfield's in San Rafael for a Team Trivia extravaganza! Hosted by Howard Rachelson, Marin's master of trivia and featuring great trivia, visuals, and music. Taste will create a special trivia night menu of food and cafe drinks. Bring your own team or come and join one.  Eat, drink and be trivial! For questions and information contact Howard at: howard1@triviacafe.com

ANDREA LIEBERSTEIN

12/01/2017 - 7:00PM

Novato - Many people use food to nourish themselves when they are actually hungry for other forms of nourishment—be it intellectual, spiritual, or otherwise. Local author Lieberstein’s book will show readers how to develop a mindful relationship to food and craft a well-nourished life with step-by-step examples, tools, and mindful practices that can be individualized to unique needs.

STORYTIME WITH COPPERFIELD’S AT CALISTOGA’S CHRISTMAS FAIRE

12/02/2017 - 2:00PM

Calistoga - Jingle all the way to Kringle’s Kandy Land at the Napa County Fairgrounds and join Copperfield’s for a holiday story time. Kids who attend this festive story time will receive a free book. All ages welcome and little ones encouraged! 

COMMUNITY EVENT: LITERACYWORKS PRESENTS AMBASSADOR TED ELIOT

12/03/2017 - 3:45PM

Petaluma - Literacyworks’ ongoing mission is to provide dynamic resources and opportunities that give adults, families and children a foundation for lifelong learning and achievement. Tickets and information: http://www.literacyworks.org/events/

COMMUNITY EVENT: TEDDY BEAR TEA AT MUIR’S TEA ROOM

12/09/2017 - 4:30PM

Sebastopol - Children of all ages are invited to bring their families and beloved stuffies for a special festive winter holiday tea to celebrate the warmth and friendship of the season. Muir's Tea Room will provide a charming backdrop to enjoy theatrical entertainment, tea, delicious finger sandwiches, beautiful petite desserts and a take away gift. For reservations and information go to: Muirstearoom.com

CHANUKKAH STORYTIME WITH ALTIE WOLVOSKY

12/11/2017 - 4:00PM

Santa Rosa - Get into the Passover spirit with a special story time with Altie Wolvovsky. We will read our favorite books, sing some songs and spin some dreidels—we’ll even pretend to fry some latkes!

ALBERT FLYNN DeSILVER

01/18/2018 - 7:00PM

Santa Rosa - Based on the wildly popular writing workshop series, this is the book that writers and creative-minded individuals have been waiting for. Designed to inspire creativity and spiritual awakening, Writing as a Path to Awakening shows the reader how to use meditation to cultivate true depth in their own writing. An internationally published poet, memoirist, novelist, speaker, and workshop leader, DeSilver teaches at the Omega Institute, Esalen, Spirit Rock, and writing conferences...

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