APRIL ADULT EVENTS
Tuesday, April 7: Spring session begins for Inlandia Creative Writing Workshop, 2:30-5:30 in Kellogg Room A at the Feldheym Central Library. Led by professional writers and writing instructors, the Inlandia Institute Creative Writing Workshops are designed to meet the needs of writers working in all genres at all levels. The workshop series will run from April 7 through June 2, meeting every other week. Workshops are free and open to the public, but registration is required. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, April 7: Actress Lee Meriwether performing The Women Of Spoon River: Their Voices From The Hill, 6:00 PM in the Bing Wong Auditorium at the Feldheym Central Library. Published in 1915, Edgar Lee Masters’ Spoon River Anthology is a collection of epitaph poems describing the lives of the inhabitants of the fictional small town of Spoon River, Illinois and includes two hundred and twelve separate characters providing accounts of their lives, losses and deaths. Lee Meriwether was successively: Miss San Francisco, Miss California and Miss America. Most people will know Lee as “Betty” in the highly successful CBS series, Barnaby Jones — for which she was nominated for both the Golden Globe and the Emmy — or as “Catwoman” in the 1966 Batman movie with Adam West. Lee’s free performance will be followed by a Q & A with the audience.
Tuesday, April 7: Writer’s Group, 6:00-8:00 PM at the Rowe Branch Library, 108 E. Marshall Blvd. The group is open to amateur and published authors of all genres for networking, feedback, and support.
Saturday, April 11: Celebration of Authors, 11:00 AM-5:00 PM at the Feldheym Central Library. In honor of National Library Week, authors from throughout Southern California have been invited to discuss their works and sell and sign books. This is a good opportunity to meet authors who represent many genres; including fiction, non-fiction, science fiction, fantasy, poetry, political cartoons, children’s books, young adult books, local history, and mysteries. Over 30 authors, poets and cartoonists have confirmed their participation.
Tuesday, April 14: Scrabble, 5:30-7:30 at Villasenor Branch Library.
Tuesday, April 21: Literary Salon book club, 1:00-3:00 PM in Kellogg Room A at Feldheym Central Library
Tuesday, April 21: Book Bingo for Adults & Teens, 2:00 PM in Kellogg Room B at Feldheym Central Library
Tuesday, April 21: Inlandia Creative Writing Workshop, 3:30-5:30 PM in Kellogg Room A at Feldheym Central Library
Tuesday, April 21: Family Book Bingo, 4:00 PM in Kellogg Room B at Feldheym Central Library
Saturday, April 25: “Meeting F. Scott Fitzgerald”, 3:00 P.M in the Bing Wong Auditorium at the Feldheym Central Library. Actor and writer Larry Vanderveen assumes the role of legendary novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald in a powerhouse one-man show exploring the life and times of the man who penned such classic American novels as The Great Gatsby and This Side of Paradise.
Anyone interested in discussions of books, ideas and current issues is welcome to attend the Literary Salon at Norman Feldheym Central Library, 555 West 6th Street, on the third Tuesday of each month at 1 p.m. in the Kellogg Rooms.