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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


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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