Join fellow bookworms, spoken word poets, writers, and in-all-ways word lovers for a series of very special, and very FREE, events throughout the month of August!
Saturday, August 17: Storytime in Spanish
Señora Jackie will read a children's book in Spanish at 11 a.m. Come and enjoy her fun, engaging stories! You can learn more at www.cultural-bytes.org.
Saturday, August 24: Author Virginia Lanier - She Didn't Know She Was Loved
“She Didn't Know She Was Loved” is an autobiographical account of all that Virginia Lanier has been through. After her stepdad was killed, she embarked on a journey of painstaking research, travel, and interviews.
Monday, August 26: Bookie Babes Book Group
This long-standing book group meets in our cookbook section's meeting space. Come by to join in!
Friday, August 30: Open Mic Poetry Night
Join in or come to enjoy the wonderful poets reading their original work on Open Mic Poetry Night. This long-standing group welcomes new poets and guests in our cookbook section's meeting space. Sign-ups at 7:30 p.m., performance at 8 p.m.
Saturday, August 31: JL Ruiz - Irreversible Damage
In this first book of a series on contemporary social justice activism, Katie, the youngest daughter of two Mexican-American lawyers, has lived a sheltered upbringing in the wealthy Paradise Valley neighborhood of Phoenix. Life there never prepared her for the upheaval and tragedy that was to surround her and many of her loved ones.