Events

 

April 2, 2014
From Goldrushes to Glassholes: Community in the Changing Landscape of San Francisco,
Panelist with Gary Kamiya, Rev. Cecil Williams, John Law, and Joel Selvin.
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
Hosted by Green Apple Books, S.F. Elks Lodge
450 Post Street, 3rd Floor (Kensington Park Hotel) San Francisco, CA 94102
For more information, please contact Kevin Hunsager 415-387-2272

 

June 6, 2014
Moya Library/Ross Historical Society,
Guest Speaker
11:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Annual fundraiser lunch hosted by the Ross Historical Society
Marin Art & Garden Society
For more information, please visit http://www.moya-rhs.org/

 

Previous events

 

March 8, 2014
Authors Under the Stars Gala,
Guest Author
6:40 to 10:30 p.m.
Walnut Creek Library Foundation
Walnut Creek Library
For more information, please visit http://www.wclibrary.org/authors-gala/literary-stars/

 

May 19, 2013
California Writers Club
, Berkeley Branch
2:00 to 4:30 p.m.
Bradley C. Walters Community Room
Oakland Public Library
125 14th Street, Oakland CA
For more information, please visit http://cwc-berkeley.org/

April 20-21, 2013
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
University of Southern California Campus
Los Angeles, Ca.
For more information, please click here.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Prologue Society of Miami
Luncheon and book talk
Northern Trust Bank, 700 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Fla.
For more information, please click here.

Sunday, January 27, 2013
Book Passage
Paperback launch of  Lost Kingdom with book talk and Hawaiian treats, 7 p.m.
51 Tamal Vista Boulevard
Corte Madera, CA
For more information, please click here.

Monday, January 28, 2013
Book Passage
“Meet the Author” with Pamela Feinsilber, 7 p.m.
51 Tamal Vista Boulevard
Corte Madera, CA
For more information, please click here.

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013
University Club of New York

Cocktail reception, book talk, and dinner, 6 p.m.
1 West 54th Street, New York, NY
For more information, please contact the club.

Saturday, November 11th
U.C. Berkeley’s East Meets West: Riveting History
Julia moderated a conversation with prizewinning authors Adam Hochschild and T.J. Stiles This program is free and open to the public, 8:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Sibley Auditorium, U.C. Berkeley
Please click here for more information.

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012
Ring Mountain Day School Book Fair
Coffee and book talk with Literary Masters’ Liz Epstein
70 Lomita Drive, Mill Valley, Ca.
For more information, please contact the school.

Thursday, November 8, 7 p.m.
Friends of the Fairfax Library Book Club
2097 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax, CA
Please click here for more information.

Sunday, October 28th
California Writers Club
Book Passage,  51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA
1-3 p.m., Julia and her writing colleagues Allison Hoover Bartlett, Katherine Ellison, and Susan Freinkel will discuss Writing Groups: Lessons from North 24th Writers
Please click here for more information.

Thursday, October 25th
San Domenico School Author Luncheon
Book talk, signing, and luncheon
San Domenico School, 1500 Butterfield Road, San Anselmo CA
11:30 AM-1:30 PM, please contact the school for more information.

Saturday, October 13th
Columbia University Alumni Book Fair
Book signing, Columbia University Campus
116th Street and Broadway, New York, N.Y.
Please click here for more information.

Saturday, October 5th
Litquake, Off The Richter Scale

Opening weekend panel, “Round the World in Six Books”
Variety Preview Room Theatre, 582 Market Street, First Floor, San Francisco
Please click here to learn more about S.F.’s Litquake literary festival.

Saturday, September 15th
Distinctive Women in Hawaiian History
Julia will be one of the keynote speakers at this full-day conference.
Mission Memorial Auditorium, downtown Honolulu
11 a.m. Please click here for more information. This program will be followed by the following community appearances:

  • Sunday, September 16 atLunalilo Home in Hawai‘i Kai, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. The event is open to seniors in residence, care givers, family members and east Oahu residents.
  • Sunday, September 16 at   Native Books/Nā Mea Hawaiʻi,   Ward Warehouse in downtown Honolulu, 3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  • Monday, September 17 at Kula Kaiapuni ‘o Ānuenue, Hawaiian Language Immersion School in Palolo Valley, speaking to about 150 kids and 16 teachers.
  • Monday, September 17 atKapi‘olani Community College, 3:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Monday, September 17 atBishop Museum, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Julia will appear with renowned hula scholar Ishmael W. Stagner, Ph.D., author of Kumu Hula: Roots and Branches, and presenter of Princess Nāhinu Kamehaokalani’s Hula Legacy on King Kalākaua’s Court.

Friday, September 14th
Hawaii Public Radio
Julia was a guest on “The Conversation,” interviewed by guest host Lynne Waters.
Live streaming on KIPO.
8:00 – 8:20 a.m.. Please click here for more information.

Thursday, September 13th
Kamehameha Schools – Kapālama High School
Julia was invited to speak to high school students studying history at the Kamehameha Schools as part of the community dialogue program organized by the Distinctive Women in Hawaiian History program. Please click here for more information.

Wednesday, September 5th
Metropolitan Club
Reception, book talk and signing, dinner.
640 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA
6 PM. Please click here for more information.

Thursday, August 9-Sunday, August 12
Book Passage Travel Writers & Photographers Conference
Julia will be one of the faculty members, along with Susan Orlean, Spud Hilton, and Andrew McCarthy
51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA
Please visit the conference site for more information.

Wednesday, July 18th
Nonfiction Author Panel with Julia Scheeres
Los Altos Library
13 S. San Antonio Road, Los Altos, CA
7:30 PM, please click here for more information.

Thursday, May 10th
Why There Are Words literary series
Studio 333 on Caledonia Street in Sausalito, CA
7 PM, $5 donation at the door. Please click here for more information.

Saturday, May 5
Honolulu Book and Music Festival
Civic Grounds at Honolulu Hale in downtown Honolulu
Book talk and signing, free. Please click here for more information.

Foothill College Authors Series, book talk and signing with Hawaiian ethno-musicologist Carlton Ka’ala Cormack
Foothill College Campus/Hearthside Lounge
Los Altos, CA
Noon, free. Please click here for more information.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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