Prom Night, Boozy Baked Goods & 500 45s

May 23, 2010

Here’s a brief rundown of what we have planned for the first month of summer:

Tues. June 1 at 7:30 pm: Joshua Braff reads from his new novel PEEP SHOW and is joined by Jonathan Tropper who will read from his latest, THIS IS WHERE I LEAVE YOU (Facebook RSVP)

Thurs. June 3 at 7:30 pm: Chairmen of the Bored’s Five Minute Series: Let’s Get… Awkward! Finally. Something good will come out of that time you ran into your gym teacher at the strip club. Click the link to get details on how you can share your store. (Facebook RSVP)

Tues. June 8 at 7:30 pm: Discussion plus show & tell with Spencer Drate and Judith Salavetz for FIVE HUNDRED 45s: A GRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE SEVEN-INCH RECORD. Co-sponsored with Permanent Records. (Facebook RSVP)

Wed. June 9 at 7:30 pm: NY launch for EVERYTHING LOVELY, EFFORTLESS, SAFE with author Jenny Hollowell (Facebook RSVP)

Thurs. June 17 at 8 pm: WORD Prom Night Literary Matchmaking Mixer at The Diamond Bar – It’s time for our next matchmaking mixer at The Diamond Bar and this time we will crown a king and queen of the prom! There will be drink specials, all your favorite prom tunes from DJ RUSS COMM, a “worst prom stories” contest plus a few authors will join us for the festivities. More details to come in early June. Taffeta and ruffles not required but certainly welcome. (Facebook RSVP)

Tues. June 22 at 7:30 pm: Lucy Baker talks about and shares spirited-infused treats from her new cookbook, THE BOOZY BAKER, including berry and cream cheese swirl brownies, yum. (Facebook RSVP)

Fri. June 25 at 7:30 pm: Just Working on My Novel moves to WORD! This month the bi-monthly new works critique series with alcohol features THE HOLE WE’RE IN with Gabrielle Zevin. (Facebook RSVP)

Sat. June 26 at 11:30 am: Monthly Event for Kids! Author and illustrator Carin Berger will FOREVER FRIENDS as well as some of her other books and will lead us in a craft as well. (Facebook RSVP)

For course we continue our regular monthly activities as well: book club, running group, gym park storytime, writing group – all listed on our full June calendar.


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