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Tuesday, March 19

Richard Chiem Author Talk: King of Joy | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, March 19 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Richard Chiem Author Talk: King of Joy | Green Apple Books
Richard Chiem discusses his debut novel, King of Joy on March 19, 2019.

Monday, March 25

James Sturm Author Talk: Off Season | Green Apple Books
Monday, March 25 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
James Sturm Author Talk: Off Season | Green Apple Books
James Sturm discusses his new graphic novel Off Season on March 25, 2019.

Tuesday, March 26

Ashley M. Jones Poetry Reading: dark//thing | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, March 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Ashley M. Jones Poetry Reading: dark//thing | Green Apple Books
Ashley M. Jones reads from her new poetry collection dark // thing. Also featuring readings by Tongo Eisen-Martin, Monica Sok, and Yaccaira Salvatierra. dark // thing is a multi-faceted work that explores the darkness/otherness by which the world sees Black people. Ashley M. Jones stares directly ...

Wednesday, March 27

Carolyn Forché Author Talk: What You Have Heard Is True | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, March 27 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Carolyn Forché Author Talk: What You Have Heard Is True | Green Apple Books
Carolyn Forché discusses her new memoir, What You Have Heard Is True: A Memoir of Witness and Resistance on March 27, 2019.

Thursday, March 28

Adam Morris Author Talk: American Messiahs | Green Apple Books
Thursday, March 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Adam Morris Author Talk: American Messiahs | Green Apple Books
Adam Morris discusses his new book, American Messiahs: False Prophets of a Damned Nation on March 28, 2019.

Saturday, March 30

2019 Irish-American Crossroads Festival | Final Day
Saturday, March 30 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | United Irish Cultural Center
2019 Irish-American Crossroads Festival | Final Day

The Irish-American Crossroads Festival is a literary, musical, and cultural event that takes place every year in San Francisco during the month of March. It is a celebrated annual festival inviting the public to come together around inspired, creative, and relevant events regarding Irish and ...

Tuesday, April 2

T Kira Madden Author Talk: Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, April 2 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
T Kira Madden Author Talk: Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls | Green Apple Books
T Kira Madden discusses her new memoir, Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls, with Pam Zhang on April 2, 2019.

Tuesday, April 9

Rachel Howard Novel Launch: The Risk of Us | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, April 9 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Rachel Howard Novel Launch: The Risk of Us | Green Apple Books
Rachel Howard joins us to launch her new novel, The Risk of Us on April 9, 2019.

Wednesday, April 10

Leslie Carol Roberts Author Talk: Here Is Where I Walk | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, April 10 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Leslie Carol Roberts Author Talk: Here Is Where I Walk | Green Apple Books
Leslie Carol Roberts discusses her new book, Here Is Where I Walk on April 10, 2019.

Saturday, April 13

Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF
Saturday, April 13 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 advance / $20 door (2 drink minimum)
| InnerFog
Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF

InnerFog, named “one of the best wine bars in San Francisco” (Thrillist), welcomes some of Bay Area’s hottest comedians for a night of big laughs and delicious wine and beer. Produced and hosted by Joseph Ugalde (Kill Tony podcast.) Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night ...Monthly

Tuesday, April 16

Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park
Tuesday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP Required
| San Francisco County Fair Building
Volunteer at SF Botanical Garden: Guided Info Walking Tour | Golden Gate Park

Volunteers contribute more than 45,000 hours of service to the Garden each year, supporting horticulture, leading children’s walks and public tours, propagating plants, and so much more. If you’re interested in getting involved, join in for a one-hour walking tour of the Garden and learn ...

Thursday, May 2

Miriam Toews Author Talk: Women Talking | Green Apple Books
Thursday, May 2 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Miriam Toews Author Talk: Women Talking | Green Apple Books
Miriam Toews discusses her new novel, Women Talking. About Women Talking One evening, eight Mennonite women climb into a hay loft to conduct a secret meeting. For the past two years, each of these women, and more than a hundred other girls in their colony, has been ...

Friday, May 3

Brenda Shaughnessy Author Reading: The Octopus Museum | Green Apple Books
Friday, May 3 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Brenda Shaughnessy Author Reading: The Octopus Museum | Green Apple Books
Brenda Shaughnessy reads from her new collection, The Octopus Museum. Also featuring readings by D.A. Powell, and Roberto Santiago.

Saturday, May 11

Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF
Saturday, May 11 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 advance / $20 door (2 drink minimum)
| InnerFog
Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF

InnerFog, named “one of the best wine bars in San Francisco” (Thrillist), welcomes some of Bay Area’s hottest comedians for a night of big laughs and delicious wine and beer. Produced and hosted by Joseph Ugalde (Kill Tony podcast.) Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night ...Monthly

Tuesday, May 14

Aysegül Savas Author Talk: Walking on the Ceiling | Green Apple Books
Tuesday, May 14 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Aysegül Savas Author Talk: Walking on the Ceiling | Green Apple Books
Aysegül Savas discusses her new novel, Walking on the Ceiling.

Wednesday, May 15

David K. Randall Author Talk: Black Death at the Golden Gate | Green Apple Books
Wednesday, May 15 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
David K. Randall Author Talk: Black Death at the Golden Gate | Green Apple Books
David Randall discusses his new book, Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague.

Friday, May 17

Emma Bland Smith Author Talk: To Live on An Island | Green Apple Books
Friday, May 17 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Emma Bland Smith Author Talk: To Live on An Island | Green Apple Books
Emma Bland Smith discusses her new children’s book To Live on an Island on May 17, 2019.

Monday, May 27

“Stay Sexy & Don’t Get Murdered” Book Release Party | Green Apple Books
Monday, May 27 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
"Stay Sexy & Don't Get Murdered" Book Release Party | Green Apple Books
Join for a special midnight release party for “Stay Sexy and Don’t Get Murdered”, the new dual memoir from Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark of the hit podcast My Favorite Murder. Featuring True Crime Trivia, “Am I a Karen or a Georgia?” quiz, Photo Booth, Raffle, Food and ...

Thursday, May 30

Chia-Chia Lin Book Talk: The Unpassing | Green Apple Books
Thursday, May 30 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Chia-Chia Lin Book Talk: The Unpassing | Green Apple Books
Chia-Chia Lin discusses her debut novel, The Unpassing on May 30, 2019.

Saturday, June 8

Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF
Saturday, June 8 – 9:00 pm | Cost: $10*
*$10 advance / $20 door (2 drink minimum)
| InnerFog
Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night | SF

InnerFog, named “one of the best wine bars in San Francisco” (Thrillist), welcomes some of Bay Area’s hottest comedians for a night of big laughs and delicious wine and beer. Produced and hosted by Joseph Ugalde (Kill Tony podcast.) Corkscrewed Stand-up Comedy & Wine Night ...Monthly

Thursday, June 13

Ted Chiang Author Talk: Exhalation | Green Apple Books
Thursday, June 13 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Green Apple Books on the Park
Ted Chiang Author Talk: Exhalation | Green Apple Books
Ted Chiang discusses his new story collection, Exhalation, with Robin Sloan on June 13, 2019.