Round Rock New Neighbors is a social organization of women welcoming women in the Round Rock area since 1978. Both "new" and "old" neighbors are welcome. For more information: rrnewneighbors.org [Barnes & Noble requires that RRNN's book club be open to the public, so you do not need to be an RRNN member to attend book club, and both men and women are welcome and do attend. ]

Literary Events

The Friends of the Georgetown Public Library’s Hill Country Authors Series events will be listed here. Next event:

Nov 1, 2017 2:00 PM in the Georgetown Public Library.

Highlight and right click on this "link" to see everything you need to know to attend. https://folgeorgetown.org/event/hcas-meg-gardiner/
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The Nobel Prize in Literature was given to author Kazuo Ishiguro.
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Amazon is planning a video series based on stories by Philip K. Dick. Date of release is not yet announced.

Monday, February 20, 2012

TBF Event March 11

Thanks to Carla for sending this announcement. Our group is not officially planning to attend, but some members will go. Maybe you can arrange some carpooling. I believe Carla is planning to go. 

Special screening of Game Change 

TBF Friends -- You are invited to a special screening of Game Change and discussion with bestselling Game Change authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann presented by the Texas Tribune and the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library & Museum. 

Sunday, March 11, 2012
6 – 9 p.m. 
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library 
2313 Red River Street, Austin, TX 78705

Movie screening at 6 p.m. followed by Q & A with Halperin and Heilemann.
RSVP@texastribune.org or 512-716-8626 

Reservation is required.Mark Halperin is the editor-at-large and senior political analyst for Time magazine. He is the author of The Undecided Voter's Guide to the Next President and the coauthor ofThe Way to Win: Taking the White House in 2008. He has covered six presidential elections and served for a decade as the political director for ABC News. 

John Heilemann is the national political correspondent and columnist for New Yorkmagazine. An award-winning journalist and the author of Pride Before the Fall: The Trials of Bill Gates and the End of the Microsoft Era, he is a former staff writer for The New YorkerWired and The Economist

The event is presented by the Texas Tribune and Promotional sponsors: the Austin Film Society, the Texas Book Festival, KLRU, and KUT News. 

1 comment:

Atrox said...

Not to be confused with Mark Helprin, who is a wonderful author that we should read sometime. Pick one? Winter's Tale.