Events 2014

Friday, February 21, 2014 – Downtown Los Angeles
With Lisa See, Naomi Hirahara, Lynell George, and Hector Tobar
Writing From California
Los Angeles Central Library
Mark Taper Auditorium
630 W. Fifth Street
Los Angeles
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April 12-13 – Downtown Los Angeles
Times to be decided
USC campus
For information:

Tuesday, May 6, 2014 – Santa Monica, CA
8:00 p.m. (Reception 6:30-7:30 p.m.)
An Evening with Amy Tan, in conversation with Lisa See
Ann and Jerry Moss Theater
Herb Alpert Educational Village
New Roads School
3131 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 9o404
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Sunday, May 18, 2014 – Mission Viejo, CA
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Books are Better Shared
Norman Murray Community Center
Mission Viejo Library
24934 Veterans Way
Mission Viejo, CA 90292
Open to Public
For information:

Friday, June 6, 2014 – Newport Beach, CA
11:00 a.m.
Gift of Literacy Fundraising Luncheon
Radisson Hotel
4545 MacArthur Blvd.
Newport Beach, CA
All attendees will receive a copy China Dolls with their ticket price
All proceeds support Newport/Mesa Pro-literacy
Tickets may be purchased by phone at 949.717.3875 or on line after April 1 at

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – Cumming, GA
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Forsyth County Public Library
Lanier Technical College
Cumming, GA
For event information, contact:

Saturday, October 25, 2014 – La Habra, CA
Brea/La Habra Soroptimists
Alta Vista Country Club
777 E. Also Vista
Placentia, CA 92870
$50.00 per person
Net proceeds from this event help support local charities supported by Soroptimist International of Brea/La Habra
For event information, contact:

Sunday, November 2, 2014 – Long Beach, CA
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Conversations in Place 2014 — “Southern California Yesterday & Tomorrow”
Ranchos Los Alamitos Historic Ranch & Gardens
6400 E. Bixby Hill Road
Long Beach, CA 90815
For event information, contact: The Rancho at 562-431-3541 or visit

Thursday, November 6 – Denver, CO
Denver Kappa Book and Author Dinner
Denver, CO
Information to come

Sunday, November 9 – Fullerton, CA
Friends of the Fullerton Library
Fullerton, CA
Information to come

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 – Palos Verdes, CA
10:30 am to 3:00 pm
Lunch speaker
Palos Verdes Woman’s Club Fundraiser
Books and Authors
Trump National Golf Club
One Trump National Drive
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA.
For event information, contact: Mary Sabol at