Friday, June 26, 2009

barnes and nobles events

Barnes & Noble/Lincoln Triangle July Calendar of Events
1972 Broadway @ 66th St
All events are free and open to the public. For large events, we give seating priority to those who have purchased the promoted book or CD.

Wednesday, July 1 at 5:30 pm
Any Wednesday: Stephanie J. Block**
The wonderful star of 9 To 5 and Wicked brings us her first solo album, This Place I Know, a celebration of contemporary Broadway. She'll have some special guests with her.** Priority Seating with Purchase of CD.

Wednesday, July 1 at 7:30 pm
James Gavin
Join author James Gavin as he chats with Tom Santopietro (Sinatra in Hollywood) about his behind-the-scenes look at an American icon. Stormy Weather: The Life of Lena Horne

Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 pm
Sara Cedar Miller
The official historian and photographer of the Central Park Conservancy takes readers through America's most popular and celebrated park in Seeing Central Park: The Official Guide to the World's Greatest Urban Park.

Thursday, July 9 at 7:30 pm
Fresh Fruit Festival: Cavalcade Of Fruits
A rollicking introduction to the 7th Annual Celebration of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Culture-the Fresh Fruit Festival with a variety show of past and present Fresh Fruit Festival performers.

Monday, July 13 at 6:00 pm
Cool Mondays: Gregory Generet
This mellow jazz vocalist shares a collection of standards from several different decades on his new CD, (re) generet-ion.

Tuesday, July 14 at 4:30 pm
Live At Lincoln: 9 To 5**
The leads from the hit Broadway musical will be celebrating the release of the cast recording by performing some songs from the show. ** Priority seating with purchase of CD.

Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30 pm
Jennifer Weiner**
Join us and share in the humor as the author reads about the nuances of female friendship from her newest novel, Best Friends Forever. ** Priority seating with purchase of Book.

Wednesday, July 15 at 6pm
Any Wednesday: John De Marco
The veteran balladeer keeps things Pure and Simple on his new romantic album, marking his return to performing after too long an absence.

Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30pm
Gotham Writers' Workshop
Anne-E Wood, popular short story writer, teaches Gotham Writers' Workshop hour-long Creative Writing 101 class.

Thursday, July 16th at 7:30pm
Fresh Fruit Festival: Writers They Love
Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender writers read from their own work and the work of those who inspired them. Our guests include Michael Musto, Donna Minkowitz, Jaffe Cohen, Jud Newborn and David Carter.

Friday, July 17th at 7:00pm
Latino Artists Round Table
Conversaciones con los artistes innovadores: Raquel Z. Rivera, Reggaeton, y cineastas Loira Limbal y Virgilio Bravo, Estilo Hip-Hop.

Monday, July 20th at 6:00pm
Cool Mondays: Trio 3
Jazz masters Oliver Lake, Reggie Workman and Andrew Cyrille showcase selections from new their CD release, TRIO 3 + Geri Allen.

Tuesday, July 21st at 7:30pm
Daniel Silva**
One of the world's finest writers of international intrigue and #1 New York Times-best selling author presents the extraordinary new Gabriel Allon novel, Defector.** Priority seating with purchase of Book.

Wednesday, July 22nd at 6:00pm
Any Wednesday: Jon Peterson
The delightful theater actor (Cabaret, George M Cohan Tonight!) offers songs from his album Skidoo! and from his show Song Man Dance Man currently in rep at the Triad Theatre.

Friday, July 24th at 6:00pm
Leslie Mendelson
The charismatic singer and expressive songwriter joins us to perform melodically soulful pop songs from her latest album, Swan Feathers.

Tuesday, July 28th at 7:30pm
Nell Merlino
The creator of Take Our Daughters to Work Day and CEO of Count Me In for Women's Economic Independence, shares Stepping Out of Line, her bold manifesto for women to stop waiting and get what they want, in the arenas of love or work or in the world at large.

Wednesday, July 29th at 6:00pm
Any Wednesday: Rachel Bay Jones
The wonderful young artist brings a unique country and folk flavor to her interpretations of theater music on her new recording, Showfolk.

Reading Groups
All the reading groups welcome new participants. Simply read the book and join in the discussion.

Monday, July 13 at 7:00pm
Fiction Reading Group discusses The Russian Debutante’s Handbook by Gary Shteyngart.
Tuesday, July 28 at 7:00pm
History Reading Group discusses Europe’s Last Summer by David Franklin.


Every Sunday at Noon starting Sunday, July 12th
New Sunday Storytime
Join us every Sunday to quell your craving for tale-telling as we share favorite storybooks- both new classics and old standards!

Tuesday, July 7 at 4:00pm
Eastside Westside Music Together
Join the teachers from Eastside-Westside Music Together for an interactive sign-along this afternoon.

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