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One Book One San Diego arrives at Escondido library

Be a part of One Book, One San Diego. Participate in Library programs to earn prizes. From September 4 through October 30, complete activities for chances to win weekly drawing prizes and log your progress online.

 One Book One San Diego Family Storytime

Saturday, September 7, 2019
10:30–11:30 a.m.
Children’s Room
Children & Families

 Join the library for a special story time as they celebrate this year’s One Book One San Diego Kids’ book, “Dreamers / Sonadores” by Yuyi Morales.

The One Book, One San Diego 2019 Launch Event with author Rebecca Makkai will be held:

Thursday, September 19
7:00–9:00 p.m.
Balboa Theatre
868 Fourth Ave,
San Diego, CA 92101

KPBS presents Rebecca Makkai, author of “The Great Believers,” the 2019 One Book, One San Diego. “The Great Believers” is a historical novel about the terrors and tragedies of the AIDS epidemic and its repercussions, through a story about friendship and redemption the face of tragedy and loss, set in 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris.

Tickets are free but registration is required at www.kpbs.org/onebook

 

2nd Saturday Concert Series Presents:

Willowood Trio
Saturday, September 14, 3–4:30 p.m.
Turrentine Room • All Ages.
Sheila Jaffe, Beth Folsom, and Kathy Link perform a Celtic music concert; a musical tour of the Misty Isles.

 

Local Children’s Author Bookfest

September 28, 1–3 p.m.
Turrentine Room • All Ages

Meet and greet with several self-published and independently published local children’s authors. Celebrate a love of reading and writing! Books will be available for purchase from the authors.

Database of the Month:

Biography Reference Center

 Find biographical information on famous people through history and from around the world. Search by name, occupation, nationality, or country.

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