Friends of the Costa Mesa Library Author Event November 17

Anita Hughes Christmas in Paris Book-signing We will be selling books at this event. Join us at the Mesa Verde Country Club. Don’t forget to RSVP to the phone # given!

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LIBRARY LIVE: NEWPORT BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION

   Emily St. John Mandel is the author of four novels, most recently Station Eleven, which was a finalist for a National Book Award and the PEN/Faulkner award, and won the 2015 Arthur C. Clarke Award. Emily St. John Mandel Station Eleven   Wednesday, November 9 @ 7:00pm

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Simply Styling Book Launch and Signing Party Tuesday, November 1 6 to 8 p.m.

Simply Styling by Kirsten Grove Book Launch and Signing Party Tuesday, November 1                   6 to 8 p.m. Room & Board Costa Mesa – South Coast Collection (SOCO) 3309 Hyland Avenue #A Costa Mesa, CA 92626 714.549.5995 RSVP HERE   Simply Styling gives readers practical ideas on how to […]

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Witte Lectures: Newport Beach Public Library Foundation

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2016 Lynsey Addario It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War Buy Tickets    In focusing on humanitarian and human­ rights issues, Lynsey Addario has built her career on capturing powerful images in dangerous environments around the world.

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LIBRARY LIVE Wednesday, October 12 @ 7:00pm

  Sebastian Smee The Art of Rivalry  Wednesday, October 12 @ 7:00pm  Pulitzer Prize–winning art critic Sebastian Smee tells the fascinating story of four pairs of artists—Manet and Degas, Picasso and Matisse, Pollock and de Kooning, Freud and Bacon—whose fraught, competitive friendships spurred them to new creative heights. Smee is the art critic of the […]

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LIDO MARINA VILLAGE SOCIAL EVENT Saturday OCTOBER 8, 2016

Announcing a Getting-To-Know-Us Event on Saturday, October 8 from 2-5 PM at Lido Marina Village! Come join us as we christen our delightful kids’ boat fountain, enjoy delicious treats, experience what’s newly opened and preview what’s in store for our stylish and charming street of shops and picturesque marina. Enjoy 10% off all hardcover and paperback books all day!

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Labor Day at Lido Marina Village

Date: Saturday September 3rd Time: 12pm-4pm Food trucks: Crepes Bonaparte, Poke Hut, and Bakery Truck (parked along Via Oporto) Coffee by Honor Coffee See the renovations at Lido Marina Village and visit the newly opened shops, such as Lido Village Books, Warby Parker, Alchemy Works, Steven Alan, Jenni Kayne, Aesop Skincare, and Clare V.

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NEWPORT BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION WITTE LECTURES 2016

DAVID IGNATIUS ISIS and the World on Fire Friday, April 15 @ 7pm & Saturday, April 16 @ 2pm Bestselling author and Washington Post columnist David Ignatius has been making sense of the world for over 40 years. During his career, he’s covered nearly every Washington beat, from the Pentagon to the CIA to Capitol […]

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NEWPORT BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION – LIBRARY LIVE

JESSICA KNOLL Luckiest Girl Alive Sunday, April 10 @ 3pm Fans of Gone Girl will love Jessica Knoll’s novel Luckiest Girl Alive.  Lionsgate recently bought the film rights and Reese Witherspoon will play the protagonist in the film adaptation. Jessica just received a nomination for the Edgar Award for best first novel. Buy Tickets

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NEWPORT BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION – LIBRARY LIVE

LES STANDIFORD Water to the Angels: William Mulholland, His Monumental Aqueduct and the Rise of Los Angeles Thursday, March 31 @ 7pm The story of the largest public water project ever created—William Mulholland’s Los Angeles aqueduct—a story of Gilded Age ambition, hubris, greed, and one determined man who’s vision shaped the future and continues to […]

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