Weller Book Works Events Calendar


Sep 19–Oct 31, 2015, 11:00 am

Book Festival partner Weller Book Works has a busy September and October and they'd like to invite all book lovers to check out their exciting lineup of events. Check their website for more info on each event: wellerbookworks.com
 
 
Saturday, September 19, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Tuesday, September 22, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!
 
Wednesday, September 23, 6 PM - Lit Knit! Join Catherine the Knit Chick for crafts and conversation. Lit Knit is held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month.
 
Friday, September 25, 6:30 PM - Collectors Book Salon. Join us for the Collector's Book Salon, held the last Friday of every month. Light refreshment, bookish conversation, and a featured speaker discussing their favorite bibliophilic topics! The speaker for September is Mark Rex, speaking on the "serendipity of choosing sides in war". The reception is at 6:30, followed by the speaker at 7:30.
 
Saturday, September 26, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Monday, September 28, 8 PM - Salt City Slam! It's the Salt City Slam! Open mic, followed by a featured poet, then...the Slam!!! The Salt City Slam is held the last Monday of every month. Only $5 cover!
 
Tuesday, September 29, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!

Friday, October 2, 6:30 PM - Hivemind Book Club presents William T. Vollmann and Last Stories and Other Stories.  Hivemind is a city-wide book club that meets periodically to discuss a book with visiting writers of the University of Utah Creative Writing Program's Guest Writers Series. William T. Vollmann is an American novelist, journalist, short story writer, and essayist. He won the 2005 National Book Award for Fiction for the novel Europe Central.
 
Saturday, October 3, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Monday, October 5, 6 PM - Winners of the 15 Bytes Book Awards present and discuss their works! The winner of the fiction prize is Braden Hepner for Pale Harvest and the winner of the poetry prize is Natasha Saje for Vivarium.

Tuesday, October 6, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!
 
Saturday, October 10, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Saturday, October 10, 2 PM - Author reading/signing: Lynn R. Webster, The Painful Truth. The Painful Truth is an intimate collection of stories about people living with disabling pain, their attempts to heal, and the challenges that we collectively face in helping them live meaningful lives.
 
Monday, October 12, 8 PM - Free play reading: The Talented Mr. Ripley, by Phyllis Nagy. Based on the popular novel by Patricia Highsmith. Sponsored by Pygmalion Theatre Company and Silver Summit Theatre Company. Part of Weller's Free Play Reading Series. Guest Director: Jeremy Chase.

Tuesday, October 13, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!
 
Wednesday, October 14, 6 PM - Lit Knit! Join Catherine the Knit Chick for crafts and conversation. Lit Knit is held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month.
 
Thursday, October 15, 6 PM - Author reading/signing: Layne T. Oliver, A Pebble in a Pond. It's the 9th of August 1990. The sky is clear, and the view from Mount Agassiz East Ridge in Utah's High Uintah Mountains is stunning, several lake-filled basins were in full view. Suddenly the air explodes. A bolt of lightning struck Layne Oliver in the back of the head, hurtling him twenty feet down the two hundred---foot cliff face of Agassiz's East Ridge. This is his story.
 
Saturday, October 17, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Tuesday, October 20, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!

Saturday, October 24, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!
 
Monday, October 26, 8 PM - Salt City Slam! It's the Salt City Slam! Open mic, followed by a featured poet, then...the Slam!!! The Salt City Slam is held the last Monday of every month. Only $5 cover!

Tuesday, October 27, 9 AM - Breakfast Club with Catherine Weller. Have a cup of coffee and danish with Catherine Weller, who has all your early morning book news and gossip. Held at Trolley's newest attraction, Coffee Connection!
 
Wednesday, October 28, 6 PM - Lit Knit! Join Catherine the Knit Chick for crafts and conversation. Lit Knit is held the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month.
 
Thursday, October 29, 7 PM - Salt City Radio Players present War of the Worlds at Clark Planetarium. Salt City Radio Players are a live radio theatre company, presenting radio theatre from the past, done live before your eyes, with actors, musicians, and foley artists. War of the Worlds will be in the dome theatre, accompanied with amazing visuals on the ceiling above. Free to the public. Sponsored by Pygmalion Theatre Company and Weller Book Works.
 
Friday, October 30, 7 PM - Salt City Radio Players present War of the Worlds at Clark Planetarium. Salt City Radio Players are a live radio theatre company, presenting radio theatre from the past, done live before your eyes, with actors, musicians, and foley artists. War of the Worlds will be in the dome theater, accompanied with amazing visuals on the ceiling above. Free to the public. Sponsored by Pygmalion Theatre Company and Weller Book Works.
 
Friday, October 30, 6:30 PM - Collectors Book Salon. Join us for the Collector's Book Salon, held the last Friday of every month. Light refreshment, bookish conversation, and a featured speaker discussing their favorite bibliophilic topics! The speaker for October is Phil Taylor. The reception is at 6:30, followed by the speaker at 7:30.
 
Saturday, October 31, 11 AM - Story Time with Lila. Bring your wee tots and youngins to Story Time with Lila! Every Saturday at 11 AM!

Weller Book Works

607 Trolley Sq
Salt Lake City , UT 84102-2827
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Event Contact:

Michael McLane
mclane@utahhumanities.org

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