Quiet Desperation, Savage Delight
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 6:00pm

Come and hear the tale of the original social distancer, Henry David Thoreau, from bestselling author David Gessner!

When the pandemic struck, nature writer David Gessner turned to Henry David Thoreau for lessons on how to live. Those lessons--of learning our own backyard, re-wilding, loving nature, self-reliance, and civil disobedience--hold a secret that could help save us as we face the greater crisis of climate. Gessner once again examines the relationship between humans and the world around them, in his typical captivating prose. 

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Wild Mushrooms
Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 6:00pm

Get ready to fall in love with wild mushrooms! Colorado locals, Kristen and Trent Blizzard, will teach you everything you need to know about foraging for these wild delicacies in your own backyard and how to make mushrooming a lifestyle choice.

Packed with content and lore from more than 30 skilled foragers around the country, "Wild Mushroms" will help mushroom hunters successfully utilize their harvest. You will not only learn the best ways to locate, clean, collect, and preserve your mushrooms from the experts, the book will also discuss safety and edibility,... Learn more.

The Forger's Forgery
Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 6:00pm

Come meet local author Clay G. Small and hear the tale of his newest thriller! Whether you are familiar with the world of Henry Lindon from author Clay Small's first book, "Heels Over Head," or this is your introduction to his works, you're in for an exciting and unusual international adventure with characters that will live on in your memory long after you've finished the book.

Professor Henry Lindon’s plane has just touched down in Amsterdam, where he’s come to work as a visiting professor. The taxi drops him off at an elegant building at Roetersstraat 8-1, where he’s... Learn more.