Thursday | November 1 | 7PM
Deamer Dunn | Omar T in San Francisco & Sketchbook San Francisco

Rediscover the City with local artist and author Deamer Dunn, as he shares sketches of San Francisco (including Folio Books!) and his most recent mystery, Omar T in San Francisco, involving the Beat writers in the ’50s and ’60s, where once again, Folio Books plays a role!


Sunday | November 4 | 2PM
Debut Picture Book | Story Hour | Thank You, Crow

Begin your season of thanks with a story hour featuring the author-and-illustrator team, Michael Minkovitz and Jose D. Medina! When Crow gives his friend Sebastian little treasures, Sebastian isn’t sure, at first, what to do with them. But Sebastian soon learns that friendship and imagination can lead to quite the adventure. Bring your little ones for an afternoon of kindness and surprises!


Monday | November 5 | 7PM
Odd Mondays | Maxine Einhorn, Lily Janiak & Joel Mullennix | Talking About Theatre


Theatre lovers everywhere! Maxine Einhorn chats with San Francisco Chronicle theater critic Lily Janiak and Word for Word Performing Arts Company director/performer Joel Mullennix about their individual perspectives on theater. How does a professional reviewer/critic watch and evaluate a production? How and why does the director choose to work with a particular play? Come with questions and hear about upcoming Bay Area productions!


Sunday | November 11 | 2PM
Beginning Readers | Story Hour | The Nocturnals


Delight in a special story hour featuring puppets and the animal heroes of The Nocturnals Grow & Read series! If you’re a reader ages 5-7, join us near the tent!


Friday | November 16 | 6PM
Bookworms | Kid Beowulf: The Rise of El Cid with Alexis E. Fajardo

Our club (and pizza party!) for readers 8-12 gathers the third Friday of every month. Join us as we welcome back Alexis Fajardo and Kid Beowulf‘s 12-year-old hero-twins Beowulf and Grendel, who are now paladins in training. Except…learning the right combat skills is harder than they thought! How prepared will they be for their most epic adventure yet? RSVP required here!


Monday | November 19 | 7 pm
Odd Mondays | Europa Grace, Cesar Love & Spoken Duets (Susan Dambroff & Chris Kammler) | Poetry of Thanks—and No Thanks!


All are welcome for an evening featuring local poets Europa Grace, Cesar Love, and the Susan Dambroff/Chris Kammler duo, Spoken Duets.