OCTOBER EVENTS at The Regulator Bookshop
POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER: JO WATSON HACKL
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED DUE TO WEATHER -- PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR RESCHEDULED DATE
Thursday, October 11, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator welcomes Jo Hackl, author of the hot new mystery for kids, Smack Dab in the Middle of Maybe, for a reading and book signing. The book combines outdoor survival with an art history mystery, and is set in a historic ghost town based on the author’s hometown in rural Mississippi. As research for her novel, Hackl did extensive training in outdoor survival and studied art history and poetry. All are welcome. Free!
APS CAT ADOPTION EVENT
Sunday, October 14, 1:30 p.m.
Durham Animal Protection Society will hold a monthly cat adoption event at the Regulator. Come visit our furry friends from 1:30 - 3:00. Please note the new time and date.
CACKALACKY NOIR: Eryk Pruitt, J.D. Rhoades & Katy Munger
Tuesday, October 16, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator welcomes Durham author Eryk Pruitt, author of Townies: And Other Stories of Southern Mischief, and J.D. "Dusty" Rhoades, author of Fortunate Son, in conversation with Katy Munger. All are invited and welcome! WARNING: Must be prepared to have a good time.
Thursday, October 18, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator welcomes Georgann Eubanks, author of The Month of Their Ripening: North Carolina Heritage Foods through the Year, for a reading and book signing.
AFRICAN DIASPORA BOOK CLUB
Saturday, October 20, 2:00 p.m. -- Location: Downstairs at The Regulator Bookshop
Book for discussion: The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma. This book group meets on the 3rd Saturdays at 2pm. All are welcome. Free.
Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator welcomes Thomas Brothers, author of HELP!: The Beatles, Duke Ellington, and the Magic of Collaboration," for a reading and book signing.
BOOK CLUB: North Regional Library fiction book club -- Please note location*
Tuesday, October 23, at 10:15 am -- * Location: Downstairs at The Regulator Bookshop
CENTRAL PARK SCHOOL LITERARY FESTIVAL
Wednesday, October 24 -- Saturday, October 27
Central Park students will read and books will be available for sale in support of Central Park School.
WBWC BREASTFEEDING CLASS -- this is a paid event that requires pre-registration
Sunday, October 28, 2pm - 4pm
This is a paid class offered by the Women’s Birth and Wellness Center. Contact WBWC for more information or Gina Berger at ginamargarita(at)gmail(dot)com.
Tuesday, October 30, 7:00 p.m.
The Regulator and Blair Publishing hosts a reading and discussion with May-lee Chai, author of Useful Phrases for Immigrants. This event is sponsored by the Durham Literacy Center.
(SLIGHTLY) SPOOKY PRESCHOOL STORY TIME
Wednesday, October 31, 10:15 a.m.
Join us for a special Halloween Preschool Storytime at The Regulator. For ages 2-5; siblings, caregivers, and grandparents welcome. Free!
TRICK-OR-TREAT ON 9TH ST
Wednesday, October 31, 3:00PM -- 5:00PM
Come Trick-or-Treat on 9th Street! The Regulator Bookshop will join our fellow Ninth Street merchants in welcoming Halloween trick or treaters. We will, (of course!) be handing out candy to all our trick or treaters.
Early November Preview at The Regulator:
DUKE SCHOOL BOOK FAIR
Thursday, November 1 -- Friday, November 2, 2018
Students from Duke School will read and books will be available for sale in support of their school.
ROY SCRANTON in conversation with AMITAV GHOSH
Sunday, November 4, 4:00 p.m.
Roy Scranton, author of We’re Doomed. Now What?: Essays on War and Climate Change, joins novelist and essayist Amitav Ghosh in conversation at The Regulator Bookshop. Co-sponsored by Duke University Forum for Scholars and Publics. This event is free and open to the public.
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