4 3 p.m. Song of the Lion presentation and signing, Page 1 Books, 5850 Eubank Blvd. Suite B-41 (Mountain Run Center) , Albuquerque, NM 87111, 505-294-2026
21 7 p.m. The Story Center Speaker Series: Anne Hillerman and Tom Clavin, Woodneath Library Center, 8900 NE Flintlock Road, Kansas City, MO 64157, 816.883.4900. A lead up to the Western Writers of America Convention in Kansas City, June 21-24. westernwriters.org. The event, presented in partnership with Rainy Day Books and The Writers Place of Kansas City. Registration is required.
27 1:30 p.m. Song of the Lion presentation and signing, Sage Branch of the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, Sage Café Community Senior Center on the East Mesa, 6121 Reynolds Drive (Porter exit HWY 70,) Las Cruces, NM 88011 575-528-3154 direct 575-528-4000 Branigan main line email@example.com
27 7 p.m. Reading, Discussion & Signing. BARNES & NOBLE bookstore, 700 S. Telshor Blvd
Las Cruces, NM 88001 (505) 522-4499 Free.
4 2 p.m., Free talk and book signing, Belen Public Library, 333 Becker Ave, Belen, NM 87002 To RSVP: In person at the Circulation Desk By phone at 505.966.2607
By email to Diana.Phillips@belen-nm.gov
24 6 p.m. The Legacy of Western Writers and more. Collected Works Bookstore, 202 Galisteo St., Santa Fe, NM, 87501
10 6 p.m. A Conversation with Anne Hillerman to benefit the Euless, Texas Public Library Foundation. Admission includes a copy of Song of the Lion and special refreshments. Presented by the Euless (Texas) Library Foundation at a private home. 817-685-1679
15-17 Festival presenter, ZEE JLF@Boulder, Coloradoat the Boulder Public Library. Details TBA
18-21 Guest author, Loveland Loves to Read, Loveland, Colorado. Presented by the Friends of the Loveland Public Library Foundation. 18, Anne talks about her work and that of her father, Tony Hillerman. Presentation at the Rialto Theatre, 7 p.m., $5 tickets available to the public from the Rialto starting August 1st. 19, Lunch with Anne at Sylvan Dale Ranch, 12:30 p.m., $35 tickets include shuttle service to Sylvan Dale. Sept. 20, Southwest Art presentation by Dr. Peter Jacobs, 1 p.m. at the Library. 21, Movie Night, starring Leaphorn & Chee, 7 p.m. at the Library. For information
27 5:30 p.m. 28th Anniversary Kappa Book & Author Dinner. Benefit for Craig Hospital Scholarships and the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation Scholarship Fund. in addition to Anne, authors Jamie Ford and Josh Chetwynd will speak. For more information: http://www.denverkappa.org
12-15 Bouchercon mystery conference, Sheraton Centre, Toronto, Canada
19 Happy Hour Book Club, Friends of the Santa Fe Public Library, 5-7 p.m. at the Bourbon Grill, 104 Old Las Vegas Hwy, Santa Fe, NM 87505
28 Keynote address, New Mexico Counsel of Teachers of English (NMCTE) Fall Conference, Albuquerque, NM Details TBA
15 5:30-7:30 p.m. Circle of Books event, reception and talk to benefit the Pima Public Library Foundation. Tucson, Arizona. More information or contact Deborah Jassem at 520-881-9876.
22 Noon. Luncheon talk and book signing. Women’s Association of Hilton Head Island (WAHHI), South Carolina. More information TBA
If you’d like to talk about the possibility of a benefit/signing in your community, please get in touch. I especially believe in the value of public libraries and am happy to do what I can to support them.