Author talk with Linda Sexton Based on three decades of true-life experience, Linda Sexton weaves together thought-provoking, joyous, and poignant reflections of four birth parents, birth grandmothers, adoptive parents, and two adopted children. Author reception to follow.
with Johnathon Scott Barrett The creator of several Southern recipe cookbooks (and the stories behind them) talks about food and his latest foray into fiction at this Culinary Arts St. Patrick’s Day luncheon. $25 includes Program & Lunch: Beef & Guinness stew Side salad Irish soda bread Irish coffee cheesecake Vegetarian option available with advance [...]
Story & Song is pleased to host the premiere performance of local playwright Robin Pullen's latest about a girl who was destined for housework drudgery until her magic telescope spotted a comet. Her "dancing comet" introduces her to Newton, astronomy, and thousands of constellations as she delights in learning. This family-friendly show is a semifinalist [...]
with Dr. Laura Grace In this workshop, you will learn how nighttime dreams point to the deeper meaning of your life.
Author talk with Elizabeth Osta Inspired by a family secret the author discovered during her early childhood visits to her grandmother's idyllic farm in Lima, New York, this is the story of an Irish immigrant’s tale of tragedy, trauma, and triumph. Author reception to follow.
Evelyne Talman is back on Amelia Island for a pop-up Trunk Show. Shop our latest, fabulous spring finds and enjoy lunch at the Bistro.
with Jerry Hester No other investigation across Jerry Hester's entire FBI career would ever match the level of intensity, excitement, suspense, and drama of operation "Paesan Blues." Mafia Miami is the inside look at that undercover investigation centered on an Italian mafioso and his associates in Miami and Italy.
Author Patti Callahan Henry introduces the paperback release of "The Secret Book of Flora Lea". This book is set with a dual timeline: first World War II, and two decades later, a serendipitous discovery in a bookstore that resurrects the mystery of Flora's disappearance. Filled with emotion, determination, and family love, a story we can [...]
An evening with David Baldacci in conversation with Kevin Powers Set in the tumultuous year of 1968 in southern Virginia, a racially-charged murder case sets a duo of white and Black lawyers against a deeply unfair system as they work to defend their wrongfully-accused Black defendants in this courtroom drama from #1 New York Times bestselling author [...]
We're pleased to host best-selling author Sheila Roberts for the release of her latest book, The Best Life Book Club. Newly single mom Karissa Newcomb starts a job at a small publishing house and discovers that good books and great friends are the perfect ingredients for a fresh start. Karissa befriends three women in her [...]