Books

Occidental Center for the Arts’ Literary Series presents The Ice Palace Waltz by local author Barbara L. Bae March 1

Sunday March 1st, 2-4 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts’ Literary Series presents The Ice Palace Waltz by local author Barbara L. Baer. Her latest novel explores remembered stories of tragedy and loss following two early 20thcentury stock market crashes. In this compelling saga, she weaves the lives of two Jewish immigrant families who come together in a(…)

Occidental Center for the Arts Literary Series with Local Author Barbara L. Baer

March 1 Occidental Center for the Arts’ Literary Series presents The Ice Palace Waltz by local author Barbara L. Baer. Two Jewish immigrant families come together in a riveting family saga amid the financial and social turmoil of early 20th Century America. Selected readings with slide show, Q&A, book sales & signing. Free admission, all donations gratefully accepted. Refreshments(…)

Author Susan Swartz Event at Occidental Center for the Arts

Sunday, January 26th 2-4 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts’ Literary Series presents Susan Swartz.  Laughing in the Dark, her first novel, revolves around three old friends who together tackle infidelity, the latest in California dying styles and the inevitable absurdities of aging. A resident of Sebastopol and long-time columnist for the Press Democrat and other newspapers, Susan’s non-fiction includes Juicy(…)

Local Author Book Launch Jan. 26 at Occidental Center for the Arts

Sunday, January 26th 2-4 pm. Occidental Center for the Arts Book Launch Series.  Local long-time columnist/writer Susan Swartz presents her first novel, Laughing In The Dark.  On-stage conversation with close friend/writer Miriam Silver. Q&A, book sales and signing. Free admission, donations happily accepted. Refreshments by donation, beer/wine for sale. OCA: 3850 Doris Murphy Way, Occidental, CA. OCA’s facilities are accessible to people(…)