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January 1970

The Delta: The Way It Was

Jan 1, 1970 @ 12:00 am - Jun 23, 2018 @ 3:30 pm
Bay Model, 2100 Bridgeway
Sausalito,CA94965United States
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Prior to 1850 the Sacramento/San Joaquin Delta looked dramatically different than it does today. The changes made over the years are staggering. Imagine what it would have looked like with hundreds of meandering rivers, millions of migratory birds, tributaries clogged with salmon, huge riparian forests, and large herds of Tule elk. Let's take a trip back in time to learn more about the way it was not too many years ago. Meet Ranger Linda at the Bay Model.

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June 2018

Gallery Route One’s BOX SHOW™ 2017

June 6 @ 11:00 am - June 18 @ 5:00 pm
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150 ARTISTS. 150 BOXES. 7 WEEKS OF FANTASTICAL, WILD, IMAGINATIVE WORKS. GALLERY ROUTE ONE’S LEGENDARY BOX SHOW™ ENTERS ITS 18TH YEAR. Exhibition: August 11th to September 24th Opening reception, Saturday August 12th, 3 to 5pm Live Auction September 24th, Closing Party 2 to 3 PM, Followed by Live Auction 3 to 5 PM. Box Stories: Saturday, August 16 and September 19 3- 5 PM GRO is open every day 11 to 5, Saturday open till 7pm during the BOX SHOW™…

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Children Writer’s Conference, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 15 @ 9:00 am - June 17 @ 9:00 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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$475

Tickets: $475 per person Join us for a three-day weekend that will explore the entire craft of writing books for children. The ex-traordinary faculty will cover both fiction and non-fiction writing and discuss everything from picture books to young adult literature. You’ll come away from the conference with an enhanced confidence in your writing goals and a clear idea of how to achieve them. Throughout the weekend you will be working with writers, editors, agents, illustrators, and publishers — some…

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Fredrik Backman, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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$30.50

In Conversation with Bill Petrocelli Tickets: $30.50 (includes signed book) Fredrik Backman—the beloved author of A Man Called Ove and Beartown—returns with Us Against You. This is an unforgettable novel about “what we unwittingly do when trying to show our boys how to be men” (Jojo Moyes).

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Lauren Groff, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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$39 – $55

Florida is a vigorous and moving new book by Lauren Groff. In it, she brings her electric storytelling and intelligence to a world in which storms, snakes, and sinkholes lurk at the edge of everyday life. The greater threats and mysteries, however, are in the human, emotional, and psychological side of things. Book Passage hosts literary luncheons with celebrated authors at our Corte Madera store. Lunch is catered by Insalata’s Restaurant. Tickets include lunch and a signed book.

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Dzigar Kongtrul, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

June 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Training in Tenderness is a call to a revolution of the heart. In this compact book, Dzigar Kongtrul opens the door to life-changing energy and describes a way of transform our attitude toward ourselves and those around us.

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Marin Shakespeare Company, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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Actress Elena Wright will share insights about bringing to life the character of Anne Hathaway, Shakespeare’s wife in the one-woman tour-de-force Shakespeare’s Will by Canadian playwright Vern Thiessen, which plays at the Forest Meadows Amphitheater through July 8.

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Cara Black, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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Murder on the Left Bank is the eighteenth mystery in Cara Black’s bestselling Parisian detective series. Aimée Leduc isn’t sure what she should fear more: the dangerous men who would kill for a notebook or the idea that her father’s name might be included among the dirty cops listed within the book.

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Bonnie Monte, at Book Passage, Sausalito

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage Sausalito, 100 Bay Street- on the waterfront
Sausalito,CA94965United States
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In The Sleeping Lady, Rae Sullivan’s comfortable existence is disrupted when someone murders her business partner in Golden Gate Park. Bonnie Monte is the former managing editor of home and garden books for Sunset.

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Gregory Crouch, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

June 19 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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In The Bonanza King, author Gregory Crouch offers the dazzling—and true—story of how John W. Mackay extracted ore from deep underground and used his vast mining fortune to crush the transatlantic telegraph monopoly of the notorious Jay Gould.

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Spencer Wise, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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Spencer Wise, an exciting new voice in literary fiction, brings us The Emperor of Shoes: a transfixing story about an expatriate in southern China. His growing relationship with a seamstress, who is intent on inspiring dramatic political change is mesmerizing.

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Helen Scales, at Book Passage, Sausalito

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage Sausalito, 100 Bay Street- on the waterfront
Sausalito,CA94965United States
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In Eye of the Shoal, Helen Scales is our guide on an underwater journey. As well as the fish, we meet devoted fishwatchers past and present, from voodoo zombie potion hunters and scientists who taught fish how to walk to nonagenarian explorers of the deep sea.

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Dr. Patti Fletcher, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Disruptors is not about what women should do, and it's not a preachy TEDTalk. This book shows what different women in business have done to reach success as they define it. From board members to CEOs to freelancers, the business world is stacked against women because they follow the unspoken rules of business culture made long before women entered the workforce. Tech executive, board member, and angel investor Dr. Patti Fletcher recognizes those rules and then showcases the women who…

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Joel Selvin, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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In Fare Thee Well, acclaimed music journalist Joel Selvin charts the arduous journey of the Grateful Dead from Jerry Garcia’s passing all the way up to the uneasy agreement between the Core Four that led to the series of shows celebrating the band’s fiftieth anniversary.

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HOW TO MAKE DECISIONS WITH SARAH FONTAINE

June 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Indie Alley, 69 Bolinas Avenue
Fairfax,CA94930United States
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$44

Applying Astrology + Mindfulness to Our Decision-Making Process Do you ever feel exhausted from all the decisions you have to make? What to eat for lunch? What to spend the rest of your life doing? How to take care of your body? What to do to make money? What partner to get, keep, or break up with? Do you ever wonder how other people make decisions? Who is telling you what to do? What influences contribute to how you make…

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All Things Apple! with Beryn Hammil

June 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Aug 30, 2018

San Rafael City Hall, Council Chambers, 1400 Fifth Avenue
San Rafael,CA94901United States
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If you have an Apple computer, iPad, or iPhone, and aren’t sure that you’re getting the most out of it or using it properly, join “chic geek” Beryn Hammil to help you figure it out. Her classes are the perfect solution to give you the start you need and eventually take you beyond the basics, including how to protect yourself from online hackers, how to create safer passwords that are easy to retrieve, how to download and update software and…

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Rupert Thomson, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

June 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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Two women who met and became lovers in France between the wars find themselves on the Isle of Jersey just as the Nazis invade that island. Never Anyone But You infuses life into a forgotten history as only great literature can. Rupert Thomson is the author of nine highly acclaimed novels, including Secrecy and The Insult.

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Jim Averbeck, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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Special Children’s Event! In Two Problems for Sophia—an enchanting sequel to One Word from Sophia—Sophia quickly learns her new pet comes with two giraffe-sized problems. Jim Averbeck’s story and illustrations will delight children and adults.

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Andrea Huff, at Book Passage, Corte Madera

June 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Book Passage Corte Madera, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd.
Corte Madera,CA94901United States
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In Every Night’s Friday Night: Time and Freedom for the Rest of Your Life, expert coach Andrea Huff offers a process to help you transition from full time work to an active retirement. She addresses the question: who do you want to be in the next stage of your life.

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Rebecca Makkai, at Book Passage, Ferry Building

June 23 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Book Passage – Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building
San Francisco,CA94111United States
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In Conversation with Lori Ostlund The Great Believers is a dazzling novel of friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss. The setting is 1980s Chicago and contemporary Paris. This is the latest from Rebecca Makkai, acclaimed author of The Borrower and The Hundred-Year House.

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