Book Discussions/Events

Book discussion, author talks, Friend's book sales, Foundation events that are free and open to public.

Freedom From Fat Shame! Readings+Discussion with Virgie Tovar @North

Author Virgie Tovar has assembled a group of incisive writers and activists for an evening of body liberation with readings and personal stories. Let their words smash your feelings of fat-shame and help you foster acceptance in yourself and celebrate diversity your community!  Featuring Casey Gilly, Caleb Luna, Baruch Porras-Hernandez, Irene McCalphin, and Dr. Kjerstin Gruys, author of Mirror, Mirror off the Wall.


Mary Roach Reads From GRUNT @Northbrae Comm. Church

Celebrate the release of this intriguing new piece of literature in which Mary Roach -- the acclaimed author of Stiff, Gulp, and Packing for Mars -- launches herself into first-hand military experiences to better understand the human symptoms of battle. Join us for an author lecture followed by an audience Q&A. Grab your fresh copy of Grunt (along with a free gift) and get it signed by Mary Roach!