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
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
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:
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.