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Meet the Authors Events, 9/9 & 10/18

Carlsbad City Library is hosting “Meet the Authors” events Sept. 9 and Oct. 18. Admission is free. For more information, call 760-602-2024. 

Journeys of Inspiration Author Panel
Sunday, Sept. 9, 2-3 p.m.
Carlsbad City Library, Schulman Auditorium, 1775 Dove Lane

Meet Cindy Henson (Jungle: A Journey to Peace, Purpose and Freedom), Lisa Shapiro (No Forgotten Fronts: From Classroom to Combat) and Marlene Wagman-Geller (Women Who Launch)

Join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of unstoppable men and women and explore the true stories of Professor Lauren Post, who held together and nurtured an entire community during World War II, and women like Cindy Henson and Krista Suh, game-changers and entrepreneurs. The program will include a discussion with the authors followed by a book signing.

An Evening with Richard Lederer
Thursday, Oct. 18, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Carlsbad City Library, Schulman Auditorium, 1775 Dove Lane

Almost everyone on earth has a name. In The Joy of Names, Union-Tribune language columnist Richard Lederer reveals all you need to know about first names, baby names, last names, nicknames, cruel and unusual names, movie stars' names, presidents' names and other fascinating facts about names. Dr. Lederer will be signing copies of his bouncing baby book.

More Information

Sept. 9 event presented in partnership with Adventures by the Book. Sept. 9 and Oct. 18 events made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation’s Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment.

For more information

  • Community Relations Manager Jessica Padilla Bowen, 760-602-2024 or jessica.padillabowen@carlsbadca.gov



( Author event flier )

August 6, 2018