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UPCOMING EVENTS AT-A-GLANCE
20 percent off all books on Religion,Spirituality, Mythology, Psychology, and Self Help during August
SATURDAY, AUGUST 23

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

Local Authors: Lanning, Heidinger, Lang 11 am - 2 pm • AAUW Luncheon & Scholarship Benefit at Yavapai College. Authors Susan Lang, Lisa Schnebly Heidinger, & Susan Lanning will discuss their work | Note: This is an offsite event sponsored by the American Association of University Women – Prescott Branch. Reserve your tickets now! Limited seating available. For more information and directions, visit AAUW's website, or email aauw.prescott.scholarships@gmail.com. Ticket includes light lunch and authors’ presentation: $30. Proceeds benefit AAUW Centennial Scholarship at Yavapai College. Raffle opportunities! Books for sale! Authors available for book signings! Read more »

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 27

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry | Experience the power of live poetry. Local poet, Dan Seaman, MC. Read more »

butterfly, Paul Abbott's mural SATURDAY, AUGUST 30

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

cowgirl poster 2 pm • Panel Discussion: "Women Who Broke the Mold," with Amy Hale Auker, Heidi M. Thomas, and Carolyn Neithammer | Western women were living exciting, creative lives long before women's liberation appeared in the 1960s. Join us as three authors discuss the historical and fictional women that appear in their recent books: one of the first rodeo cowgirls, a ranch owner, a prospector and boarding house owner, a Navajo politician, and a saloon piano player. What led these women to break out of the mold of what society expected of them? Read more »

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow. echoes of the past

2 pm • Yavapai Cowbelles: Echoes of the Past Volume 3, Ranch Histories Continued | Learn about the rich ranching tradition in Yavapai county. Arizona cattle ranchers Carole Wagner, Mary Helen Ortlieb, and Peter Andrew Groseta will share fascinating historical accounts of yesteryear from their latest book. Read more »

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
Tom BirdTom Bird book cover
6 pm • Tom Bird's Free Writing Class and Lecture | As a writing mentor/book whisperer, Tom encourages would-be writers to quickly become published authors. Tom presented one of his popular workshops last month at the Peregrine – "You Can Write Your Book in a Weekend." Tom's classes fill up quickly, pre-registration is required to guarantee your space. Email Susan@PeregrineBookCompany.com. Read more »

7 pm • Naomi Shihab Nye at Yavapai College Southwest Literary Series | Please Note: This is an offsite event at the Yavapai College Library, Susan N. Webb Community Room, Building 19, Room 147. Visit Yavapai College for more information. Naomi Shihab Nye describes herself as a “wandering poet.” She has spent 37 years traveling the country and the world to lead writing workshops and inspire students of all ages. Nye was born to a Palestinian father and an American mother and grew up in St. Louis, Jerusalem, and San Antonio. Drawing on her Palestinian-American heritage, the cultural diversity of her home in Texas, and her experiences traveling in Asia, Europe, Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, and the Middle East, Nye uses her writing to attest to our shared humanity. Nye is the author and/or editor of more than 30 volumes. Read more »

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow. cherokee turtle

1 pm • DA-NEE-LAH-WAY-GAH: "A Time of Coming Together." A lecture by Patricia Downing DeAsis | Patricia Downing DeAsis, member of Tsalag Cherokee tribe of Oklahoma, will give a lecture about sharing the prophecy of the medicine people of American Indian Tribes and information about the Cherokee culture. "It is about the time we are living in and why it is important to all people." Read more »

3 pm • Robert Rosenberg: Sleep Soundly Every Night, Feel Fantastic Every Day | You will want to stay awake for this presentation! Join Dr. Rosenberg for a frank discussion of various sleep disorders and how to overcome them. If you or someone you love has problems sleeping, Dr. Robert S. Rosenberg will help you identify the issue and provide targeted solutions so you can start awakening refreshed and renewed immediately. Read more »

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

5:30 pm • Open Mic Poetry | Experience the power of live poetry. Local poet, Dan Seaman, MC. Read more »

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

11 am • Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.Further Out Than You ThoughtMichaela Carter

2 pm • Michaela Carter: Further Out Than You Thought, Reading, Q&A, Booksigning | Join us to hear Michaela Carter read excerpts from her new, critically acclaimed novel. The good news and reviews keep coming in! Keep an eye on Michaela's Facebook and Twitter pages to see her latest updates. Read more »

REGULAR ONGOING EVENTS Storytime

SATURDAYS – 11 am
• Children’s Story Time | The first 15 minutes will be storytelling for younger children, and a longer story for children ages 3-7 will follow.

MONDAYS – 5:30 pm
• Prescott Friendship Circle Book Group | Discussions of books on esoteric truth. All are welcome.
Storytime The Peregrine Book Company still has room for enthusiastic and dependable readers for our Saturday 11 am Children's Story Time for children ages 9 months to 2-1/2, for 2-1/2 to 5, 5-8. Please contact Susan Lang (susan@peregrinebookcompany.com) for details.


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