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Tuesday, August 9

Three Amazing Women Authors at SF’s Main Library
Tuesday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Three Amazing Women Authors at SF's Main Library
This is a hybrid event. Registration is required for Zoom attendance. In-person attendance does not require registration; seats available first come, first served. A not-to-miss conversation between these three amazing women writers. Kirstin Chen is the New York Times best-selling author of three novels. Her latest, Counterfeit, ...
Long Bright River: Author Talk with Liz Moore
Tuesday, August 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Registration Required: https://libraryc.org/mountainviewlibrary/18157
| Mountain View Public Library
Long Bright River: Author Talk with Liz Moore
Join us for an evening with New York Times Bestselling author Liz Moore as she discusses her international bestseller, Long Bright River, and her other works.  The novel takes place in Philadelphia, where Moore has lived for a decade. She traces the story of two sisters estranged from ...

Isabel Allende & Michael Krasny at KQED Live
Tuesday, August 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $15*
*In Person: $15 / Livestream: Free.
| The Commons, KQED Headquarters, 2601 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Isabel Allende & Michael Krasny at KQED Live
Literary icon Isabel Allende is “the world’s most widely read Spanish-language author,” with 26 best-selling books including The House of Spirits, Daughter of Fortune, and her recent novel Violeta. Having fled dictatorship in Chile, Allende became an international champion of human rights and feminism. She joins ...

Wednesday, August 10

“Family Fun Day” on Fulton Street Steps (SF Main Library)
Wednesday, August 10 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free
| San Francisco Main Library, 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102
"Family Fun Day" on Fulton Street Steps (SF Main Library)
Learn about the variety of fun and educational programs, storytimes and activities available year-round. Meet your local children’s center librarians, find out about ongoing and special programs and try out just a sampling of the activity kits that are part of our repertoire. Come be ...

Saturday, August 13

Panel: Miyoko’s Creamery & Vegan Farming + Free Bites (SF Main Library)
Saturday, August 13 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
Panel: Miyoko's Creamery & Vegan Farming + Free Bites (SF Main Library)
Miyoko Schinner discusses her journey in the dairy and cheese industry in the Bay Area and speaks to the traditional cheesemaking methods she’s explored in her cookbooks and her business throughout the years. There will be an opportunity to sample Miyoko’s Creamery products. This is a ...