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Monday Night Poetry Mic at the Santa Cruz Food Lounge

February 20 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every Monday join the Poetry Church, gathering at the Food Lounge. 4:00pm - Free Writing Workshop 5:30pm - Open Mic List goes out 6:00pm - Poetry Begins! 7:15pm - This Week's Featured Poet  


Book Talk and Signing with Shannon Leone Fowler, Traveling With

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

http://www.bookshopsantacruz.com/event/shannon-leone-fowler-traveling-ghosts Bookshop Santa Cruz welcomes Shannon Leone Fowler, Tuesday, February 21st for the launch of her new memoir, Traveling With Ghosts. Growing up in California, Shannon Leone Fowler always felt a deep connection to the ocean and declared, at eight years old, that she wanted to study marine biology. In that pivotal moment, there was no way for her to know that one day, her beloved ocean would betray her. In 2002, Fowler—then a twenty-eight-year-old marine biologist—went backpacking through Asia…

BSSC preschool storytime

PreSchool Storytime at Bookshop Santa Cruz

February 22 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Bookshop Santa Cruz invites any toddler or pre-school age children (with parental supervision) to listen to stories read by Mamoura Slike. Mamoura is a wonderful reader and she will be sharing fantastic books! Every Wednesday morning 10-11am


Book Talk and Signing with Dave Evans, Designing Your Life

February 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

http://www.bookshopsantacruz.com/event/dave-evans-designing-your-life Bookshop Santa Cruz welcomes Dave Evans and his #1 New York Times bestseller, Designing Your Life, a book that shows you how to design a life you can thrive in, at any age or stage. In this book, Bill Burnett and Dave Evans show us how design thinking can help us create a life that is both meaningful and fulfilling, regardless of who or where we are, what we do or have done for a living, or how young…


Live Reading: George Orwell’s 1984

March 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm

Bookshop Santa Cruz and the The Wellstone Center in the Redwoods, with Wallace Baine, invite the community to a live, cover-to-cover reading of George Orwell’s iconic novel, 1984. Readers, seeing the controversial and divisive actions of President Donald Trump, are rushing to George Orwell’s text, turning the chillingly dystopian classic into a sudden bestseller sixty-eight years after it was first published. As the book suddenly feels like a decoder ring to help make sense of our bewildering national crisis, this…


A Pajama Party! with Mac Barnett and Brian Biggs, Noisy Night

March 14 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

http://www.bookshopsantacruz.com/event/mac-barnett-and-brian-biggs-noisy-night Bookshop Santa Cruz presents Noisy Night, a delightfully creative collaboration between celebrated children’s book creators Mac Barnett and Brian Biggs. In honor of Noisy Night, we are throwing a NOISY pajama party! Our hosts for the evening will be wearing their PJs, and we'll be offering promotional prizes for pajama-clad patrons who come to see Mac and Brian talk. In fact, Mac and Brian just might be wearing their jammies as well. Join us! It's a noisy night in…


Book Talk and Signing with Lisa See, The Tea Girl of Hummingbir

March 23 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bookshop Santa Cruz is thrilled to welcome New York Times bestselling author Lisa See as she presents her new novel, The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane. See’s previous books, including China Dolls, Dreams of Joy, and Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, have been celebrated for their authentic, deeply researched, lyrical stories about Chinese characters and cultures. The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane explores the bonds between a Chinese woman from the Akha ethnic minority and the daughter she gives…


Book Talk and Signing with Annie Jacobsen, Phenomena

March 30 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

http://www.bookshopsantacruz.com/event/annie-jacobsen-phenomena Bookshop Santa Cruz presents Pulitzer Prize (The Pentagon's Brain) Finalist Annie Jacobsen and her latest, highly anticipated book Phenomena, the definitive history of the military's decades-long investigation into mental powers and phenomena. This is a book about a team of scientists and psychics with top secret clearances For more than forty years, the U.S. government has researched extrasensory perception, using it in attempts to locate hostages, fugitives, secret bases, and downed fighter jets, to divine other nations' secrets, and…

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