Events for readers: Aug. 4-17

August 4, 2013 

  • LOCATIONS

    Boise Public Library, Collister branch, 4724 W. State St., 377-4995

    Boise Public Library, main branch, 715 S. Capitol Blvd., 384-4076

    Boise Public Library, Cole branch, 7557 W. Ustick, Boise, 570-6900

    Maui Wowi, 520 E. Franklin Road, No. 105, Meridian, 869-9966

    Barnes & Noble, 1315 N. Milwaukee Road, Boise, 375-4454

    Rediscovered Bookshop, 180 N. 8th St., Boise, 376-4229

    Hyde Park Books, 1507 N. 13th St., Boise, 429-8220

    Black History Museum, 508 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, 433-0017

ONE-TIME EVENTS

Idaho Authors’ Community: 7-9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12, Maui Wowi, Meridian.

Storyteller Ben Kemper: Stories of Idaho’s 1910 “Big Burn,” 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, Boise Public Library Cole branch.

Author event: Join Josh Gross for a release party at Rediscovered Bookshop at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8.

Hillview Book Club: 9:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 12, Barnes & Noble, Boise. The Hillview Book Club meets monthly. Come early to grab a morning coffee or tea and a snack, and then get cozy and chat.

Teen Writers’ Club: 4-5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, Boise Public Library Collister branch.

Classics Club: 7–8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, Hyde Park Books, Boise.

Partners in Crime: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, Barnes & Noble, Boise. If you're interested in reading, writing or publishing in the fields of mystery, suspense or true crime, then visit Partners in Crime. New members are always welcome.

Author visit: Ally Condie, author of “Matched,” 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, Boise Public Library main branch.

Human Rights Book Club: 7 p.m Aug. 15. Meeting at the Black History Museum in Boise.

PLAN AHEAD

Book signing and reading: “Project Runaway” by Anne Hendren, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, McCall Drug, 1001 N. 2nd St., McCall.

Hemingway: A Writing Workshop: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Aug. 26-Oct. 28, Hyde Park Books, taught by Ryan Blacketter, sponsored by Idaho Writers Guild. Cost is $200. For information or to reserve a place, email ryanblacketter@gmail.com.

RECURRING EVENTS

Writers’ Block: Tuesdays, Noon–1 p.m., Boise Community Radio, KRBX 89.9. Hosted by Jennifer Sanders Peterson and Amanda Turner.

Poets and Writers Open Mic: Every first Thursday, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble, Boise.

Nook HD/HD+Class: 11 a.m. Saturdays, 6 p.m. Thursdays, Barnes & Noble, Boise.

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