Archives for October 2012

Spotlight on the legendary
baritone sax player Pepper Adams!

Sunday, Oct. 28th Pepper's music played live 4:30-6:30 p.m., preceded at 3:00 p.m. by a talk by discographer, biographer and jazz fan Gary Carner. Gary Carner has recently completed and published a comprehensive discographic work on Pepper Adams, … [Read more...]

NLCS Game 7! Closing early!

No kidding!  This is big! Better get to the bookshop before 4:30, 'cause by then you'll find that closed sign flapping in the breeze. We'll be back -- elated, we're sure! -- at 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Go Giants! Cain, a deep bullpen and some … [Read more...]

Ragtime Skedaddlers

Sunday, October 21st - 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. which way west? weekly concert series. No cover charge, but your kind donations helps us pay the musicians and make the propagation of the culture possible! The name sounds quaint, perhaps.  It evokes … [Read more...]

Books getting too expensive?

Look at it this way... A new book published by Random House, Yale University Press or Penguin -- or any real publisher -- has a set retail price that's the same whether you buy it in San Francisco, Fresno, Atlanta or Dubuque. Ok, maybe Amazon … [Read more...]

The Oy Way!

Sunday, October 21st - 2:00 p.m. Follow the Path of Most Resistance!  Cogitator, philosopher & humorist Harvey Gottliffe imparts the technique and wisdom -- and the beneficial health effects -- of "The Oy Way". Feeling a little stiff after … [Read more...]