Books Authors and Writing

No Strings Attached Book Discussion Group

Books Authors and Writing
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Do you love to read? Do you like to talk about books, but are too busy to read for a deadline? Do you want to hear about books that other readers have enjoyed? You are invited to this non-traditional take on book clubs – read whatever you want and attend whenever you can, no strings attached. Share a recent read, an old favorite or anything in between.

Comic Club

Books Authors and Writing
6:30 pm

Add your voice to the discussion on all things comic books. This month’s selection: Afterlife with Archie by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and Francesco Francavilla.

Book Chat

Books Authors and Writing
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Do you find yourself constantly asking people what they are reading? Do you love talking to people about books, poems, and essays? We'll chat about what we are reading and maybe even read aloud for a bit. Just sit and listen -- or share!

Jarrett J. Krosoczka Author Visit and Book Signing

Books Authors and Writing
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Come meet the author/illustrator of the popular Lunch Lady and Platypus Police Squad series. Jarrett will perform a reading, sign books, and talk about his Platypus Police Academy program. Featuring guest appearances from friendly Denver Police officers!

The author's books will be available for sale, provided by The Bookies.

Author JL Fields: Vegan Pressure Cooking: Delicious Beans, Grains, and One-Pot Meals in Minutes

Books Authors and Writing
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Meeting Room

Not just for vegans! Try food samples from one of JL Fields’ favorite recipes. Find out why today's pressure cookers are safe, easy to use and ideal for anyone who thinks they are "too busy to cook." Plus, learn simple strategies to add more plants to your diet.

Sit 'n' Knit

Books Authors and Writing
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Community Room

Experienced knitters, come share your knowledge. Beginners, shorten your learning curve with tips from skilled cohorts. Fiber host: Charlotte Updike.

Saturday Morning Book Club

Books Authors and Writing
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Community Room

Stop by for a cup a coffee and a lively discussion every other month on the second Saturday. This month’s title: Neverhome by Laird Hunt.​

Slow Reading Club

Books Authors and Writing
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Escape the fast lane, at least for an hour, by reconnecting with the benefits of reading and slow living. Bring something to read, leave the snacks to us.

Scribes, Scholars and Storytellers Author Series - Dana Myles

Books Authors and Writing
6:00 pm
Large Conference Room - Level 1

Novelist Dana Myles, East High School, MPW Kennesaw State University, BA Tuskegee University, joined the ranks of independently published authors in the summer of 2008, with her first book, Satin Sheet Memoirs, Volume 1 – a collection of erotic short stories and sensual poems. Since then, she’s self-published three additional books: Let There Be Life, Hello Diva and Breaking Point. Her latest novella, Aphrodite’s Twin, is scheduled to be released in 2015.

Author Visit: Tracy Beach

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

Historian Tracy Beach will present on the amazing life of Madame Laura Evens and the history of prostitution in Colorado. And, as a special bonus, Beach will have on display her collection of vintage prostitute clothing dating from 1890-1949, including shoes, fur coats, hats and other artifacts.

Syndicate content