Orinda Books, September 20

Montclair Presbyterian Church, October 23

EBUG - Local Author Book Event - Dale Marie Goden MacDonald and Kathleen Caldwell from A Great Good Place for Books have put together some fabulous local authors for our big night.

10/23/17 - 6pm - 9pm
Montclair Presbyterian Church


National Association of Memoir Writers Roundtable Webinar on August 3rd

Berkeley Camera Club, with Raphael Shevelev, Tuesday the 25th of October at 7:30pm


Art + Words: Remembering the Oakland Hills Fire, Rockridge Library on October 29th at 11:00am

art from the fire art project

Please join us in commemorating the 25th anniversary of the Oakland Hills Fire.

On October 20, 1991 a devastating fire storm roared through the Oakland and Berkeley hills killing 25 people and destroying over 3,000 homes.

On the one year anniversary there was the Fire Art Project, orchestrated by Ruth Block, that consisted of 35 venues throughout Oakland and Berkeley showing art created as result of the fire.

On October 29th at 11 am join artists Ruth Block, and Darrell Hunger as well as memoirist Risa Nye for a multimedia lecture and the chance to share memories.

For the month of October 2016, the gallery at Rockridge Library will show many pieces from the 1992 Fire Art Project.


Saturday, October 29, 2016 – 11:00am


Rockridge Branch

5366 College Avenue

Oakland, CA 94618

Phone:(510) 597-5017


At the She Writes Press booth, Bay Area Book Festival

at the book fair










At the book launch, June 16 2016







At the Art and Wine event in Truckee, June 18 reading at Truckee










Book Passage,San Francisco July 12tour in SF

book passage 2