Almost all is Fair: upcoming events

Audrey, you have really stepped up to Carry the Light!

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San Mateo County Fair BannerWhen my kids were little, we went to the San Mateo County Fair for the rides and the pig races. Now they’ve lost interest, but I have a great reason to go: The fantastic Literary Arts lineup. An enormous amount of work (much of it by Literary Arts Director and fellow CWC member Bardi Rosman Koodrin) has gone into making this year’s Literary Arts events the best yet.

There will be an autograph party/launch event, a publishing workshop, readings, spoken word and poetry events, and live music.

The full schedule is here, for those of you in the San Mateo area who want to partake of some high-quality literary events while maintaining your proximity to fried dough and the Tilt-A-Whirl.

Fair events

I have a number of official duties during the Fair’s run, including:

Saturday, June 8 – 5 p.m.: Winner’s Circle Reading. I can…

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San Mateo County Fair’s literary director Bardi Rosman Koodrin chats with Kim McMillon of Arts in the Valley

To listen to Kim McMillon interview Bardi Rosman Koodrin go to

Scroll halfway down the June 2, 2013 column and click on Bardi’s San Mateo County Fair audio clip
Literary Events Schedule June 8-15
Events hosted by the SF/Peninsula Branch of the California Writers