2017-01/28 Reading with Richard Sipe

Posted by on Dec 2, 2016 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off on 2017-01/28 Reading with Richard Sipe

Richard Sipe Author, I Confess Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 2 p.m. MEET SEX, PRIESTS AND POWER EXPERT AND AUTHOR RICHARD SIPE REVEALS PERSONAL LIFE EXPERIENCES IN NEW BOOK “I CONFESS” Discussion and book signing Psychotherapist and author A.W. Richard Sipe, the 83-year-old former Benedictine monk and Catholic priest, captures his life experiences in poetry in his new book I Confess. “I want to encourage people not to give up on their spiritual search, no matter how...

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12/02 Holiday Party: Free Open House with Food, Drink, Fun

Posted by on Nov 14, 2016 in Events, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off on 12/02 Holiday Party: Free Open House with Food, Drink, Fun

As part of the Liberty Station Friday Night Liberty Open House, 5-8pm, we will open our doors to everyone on December 2nd.  However, because it is the December, we’ll be celebrating a bit more–for the end of the year, the end of National Novel Writing Month (November), and the holiday season.  We’re getting food and drink and inviting writing groups and all of our partner organizations to join us–plus all of you! Two rooms of art, food, and...

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12/11 Second Sunday Author Series at the Women’s Museum: Aleta George

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Aleta George, author of Ina Coolbrith: The Bittersweet Song of California’s First Poet Laureate, a biography about a pioneer poet, Oakland’s first public librarian, and the most popular literary ambassador in the early American West. Aleta George is an award-winning author and journalist who writes about nature and culture in California. Her work has appeared in Smithsonian, the Los Angeles Times Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, and several travel...

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Weekly Wed 10am DROP IN: (Not) Dead (Yet) Poet’s Society

Posted by on Feb 1, 2014 in Events, Ongoing, Readings & Special Events | Comments Off on Weekly Wed 10am DROP IN: (Not) Dead (Yet) Poet’s Society

Join us on Wednesdays from 10-12pm for the (Not) Dead (Yet) Poet’s Society, led by Anna DiMartino and Ron Salisbury. We will have a lively discussion on a contemporary piece of poetry, work from a writing prompt, writing for a short time (10-15mins), and we’ll read/critique participants’ work (if they would like). Participants are encouraged to bring 10 copies of a work in progress, not to exceed 1 page. Drop-in (no registration required).  $10...

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