Books Authors and Writing

Las Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room - basement

Meeting every fourth Saturday of the month in the basement Community Room.
We welcome any book-lover interested in reading English-language works by Latina and Latino authors. For more information or to join the book club and view the books for upcoming months visit: Las Comadres.
The November book selection is The Ghosts of Hero Street: How One Small Mexican-American Community Gave So Much in World War II and Korea by Carlos Harrison.

Las Comadres & Friends National Latino Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Community Room - basement

Meeting every fourth Saturday of the month in the basement Community Room.
We welcome any book-lover interested in reading English-language works by Latina and Latino authors. For more information or to join the book club and view the books for upcoming months visit: Las Comadres.
The October book selection is This River Here: Poems of San Antonio by Carmen Tafolla.

Helen Thorpe, Soldier Girls: The Battle of Three Women at Home and at War

Books Authors and Writing
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

From Denver’s own award-winning “meticulously observant” (The New Yorker) and “masterful” (Booklist) writer, Helen Thorpe, comes a groundbreaking account of three women deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq and how their military service affected their friendship, their personal lives, and their families. Join us for a reading and discussion with this local author.

Little Free Library Celebration and Mixer

Books Authors and Writing
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Little Free Libraries are popping up all over Park Hill and Denver and are a great way to share a love of books and reading with your community. Come and contribute the success stories and lessons learned from your Little Free Library while socializing and snacking with neighbors and fellow book lovers in a casual setting!

Don Morreale: Cowboys, Yogis and One-legged Ski Bums: The Extraordinary Lives of Ordinary Coloradans

Books Authors and Writing
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Meeting Room

Come to Eugene Field to hear about, and maybe even meet some of the real-life characters in Don Morreale’s new book, Cowboys, Yogis and One-legged Ski Bums: The Extraordinary Lives of Ordinary Coloradans.

Eric Skokan: Farm, Fork, Food: A Year of Spectacular Recipes inspired by Black Cat Farm

Books Authors and Writing
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Meeting Room

In Farm Fork Food: A Year of Spectacular Recipes Inspired by Black Cat Farm, Eric Skokan invites home cooks to partake of the immediacy and excitement of vegetables just out of the garden and fruit right off the branch. Come meet Eric to learn more about Black Cat Farm, his Boulder restaurants Black Cat Farm Bistro and Bramble and Hare, and some truly inspired “locavore” cooking!

Mystery Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Community Room

Share your favorite authors and titles, and catch up on new releases and other news. This month’s pick is Death of Yesterday by M.C. Beaton.

Autodidacts Unite! Short Article Discussion

Books Authors and Writing
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Every session, we pick out one short article to read and discuss. No prep necessary!

Autodidacts Unite! Adult Storytime

Books Authors and Writing
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

We will be celebrating Halloween with Edgar Allan Poe! Join us for a reading of The Raven and The Tell Tale Heart.

Stitch n' Share

Books Authors and Writing
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Calling all stitchers, knitters, embroiderers, crocheters; come one, come all! Enjoy the company of other crafters while sharing your most intriguing read of the month, from novels to poetry to magazine or newspaper articles. Limited materials and instructions will be provided but please bring your own project and come prepared to tell us about your favorite read. Light refreshments will be provided.

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