Sacramento Public Library

Authors & Speakers

Entertaining events, featuring local and national authors and speakers, leading in-depth discussions that you won't want to miss.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Anne Da Vigo, Thread of Gold, Writing Workshop
Learn how to incorporate actual people, events and settings into fictional work in a hands-on writing workshop with author Anne Da Vigo.
April 14, Saturday - Belle Cooledge Library
April 28, Saturday, 2 p.m. - Franklin Library
May 19, Saturday - Sylvan Oaks Library
Carmen Misca, Change Your Grip on Life Through Tennis
Meet author Carmen Misca and learn about tennis and the physical, mental, technical & nutritional skills that can be applied to your life.​
April 21, Saturday 2 p.m. - Arden Dimick Library
Bob Sylvia, The King of Karaoke & Other Stories
April 21, Saturday, 1 p.m. - Orangevale Library
July 21, Saturday - Arden-Dimick Library
Amanda DeWilde, James Scott & Eric Webb, World War II: Sacramento
Take a trip through Sacramento during World War II, with exclusive images and stories from Sacramento Public Library's special collections.
April 28, Saturday, 11 a.m. - Pocket Greenhaven Library
May 19, Saturday - Orangevale Library
May 24, Thursday, 6:30 p.m. - McKinley Library
June 16, Saturday, 2 p.m. - Arden-Dimick Library
June 19 - Rio Linda Library
Michelle Tea, Against Memoir
May 17, Thursday - Central Library
JaNay Brown Wood, Grandma's Tiny House
May 26, Saturday - Colonial Heights Library
WWI Revisited
Join us for the library’s final series of programs on the Great War, this time covering events in 1918 and 1919.
May 27, Sunday, 1 p.m. - The Men Who Made the Peace at Versailles, and the Women Who Tried to Set Them Straight
June 3, Sunday, 1 p.m. - Deadlier than War: The Spanish Flu Epidemic of 1918
July 1, Sunday, 1 p.m. - Great War in the Great Valley
July 29, Sunday, 1 p.m. - The Reel Great War: Screening World War I Films
August 5, Sunday, 1 p.m. - The Devil’s Paintbrush: Machine Guns of the Great War

All WWI events take place at Central Library
Jim De Felice, West Like Lightning
June 19, Tuesday - Central Library
Mike Troyan, Disney
June 19
- Orangevale Library
Sam McManis, Crossing California: A Cultural Topography of a State of Wonder & Weirdness
Hear former Sacramento Bee journalist Sam McManis' story about a five year California road trip. 
June 23 - Pocket Greenhaven Library
Danna Smith, Read-aloud storytime
June 28, Rio Linda Library
Linda Singleton, Curious Cat Kids
July 14, Rio Linda Library
Hoang Chi Smith, TigerFish: A Memoir of a South Vietnamese Colonel's Daughter
Hear Hoang Chi Truong Smith discuss her memoir of a South Vietnamese Colonel's daughter, chronicling the tumultuous years growing up in the war-torn country of Vietnam.
August 18 - Arden-Dimick Library

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