Start: 3:30 pm
End: 5:30 pm
7 Mon., Oct. 14-Dec. 9 (no class Nov. 18) • 3:30-5:30pm • $230Prerequisite: Intermedium to Advanced GermanThis class has been cancelled - please call (415) 927-0960 for further information This multimedia and interactive conversation class discusses topics around modern life in Germany. Wiebke Meineke is a native German. In 1999 she relocated to California and now lives in Tiburon. She has been teaching for 30 years.
Start: 6:00 pm
Join Linda Watanabe McFerrin and the Left Coast Writers® for an evening of poetry.Book Passage hosts the monthly meetings of Left Coast Writers® at our Corte Madera store. This Literary Salon is led by author/teacher Linda Watanabe McFerrin. The monthly meetings provide an evening of literary connections, support, counsel, provocative readings, writing tips, literary chat, unabashed networking, and great fun. Each meeting also features a presentation by one of several Bay Area literary figures. The fee includes membership in Left Coast Writers®, a group of new and experienced writers. LCW has its own lively newsletter and website at www.leftcoastwriters.com/.
Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm
7 Mon., Oct. 14-Dec. 9 (no class Nov. 18) • 6:00-8:00pm • $230This class has been cancelled - please call (415) 927-0960 for further information Join us for this bilingual, interactive, and fun German class and learn important words and phrases which will help you to master daily life situations as a traveler in Germany. Wiebke Meineke is a native German. In 1999 she relocated to California and now lives in Tiburon. She has been teaching for 30 years.
Start: 7:00 pm
From acclaimed author Richard North Patterson comes Loss of Innocence ($26.95), a sweeping family drama of dark secrets and individual awakenings, set against the backdrop of the tumultuous summer of 1968.America is in a state of turbulence, engulfed in civil unrest and uncertainty. Yet for Whitney Dane -- spending the summer of her twenty-second year on Martha's Vineyard -- life could not be safer, nor the future more certain. Educated at Wheaton, soon to be married, and the youngest daughter of the all-American Dane family, Whitney has everything she has ever wanted, and is everything her all-powerful and doting father, Charles Dane, wants her to be.But the Vineyard's still waters are disturbed by the appearance of Benjamin Blaine. An underprivileged, yet fiercely ambitious and charismatic figure, Blaine is a force of nature neither Whitney nor her family could have prepared for.Richard North Patterson is the author of twenty bestselling novels, including Degree of Guilt and Silent Witness. He has made appearances on "Good Morning America," "Hardball," and "The CBS Morning Show," and his articles on politics, literature, and law have been published in the London Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the San Jose Mercury News. He lives in Martha's Vineyard, Cabo San Lucas and San Francisco with his wife, Dr. Nancy Clair.