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SUNDAY (Jan 5)
Francis Weller, “Entering the Healing Ground,” 1 p.m., Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, bookpassage.com.
MONDAY (Jan 6)
Jan Dederick and John Rowe, Rivertown Poets: A-Muse-ing Mondays, 6:45 p.m., Aqus Cafe, 189 H Street, Petaluma. Open mic sign-ups at 6:30. Contact, firstname.lastname@example.org
THURSDAY (Jan 9)
Why There Are Words Literary Reading Series, 7 p.m., Featuring Tom Barbash, Lynn Freed, Molly Giles, Glen David Gold, Daniel Handler and Melissa Pritchard, Studio 333 is located at 333 Caledonia Street, Sausalito. More info, whytherearewords.com, 415-331-8272.
FRIDAY (Jan 10)
Michael Stocker, “Hear Where We Are,” 7 p.m., Book Passage, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera. (415) 927-0960, bookpassage.com.
SATURDAY (Jan 11)
Redwood Writers hosts the next Library Open Mic, The theme is “Starting Over.” 11 a.m., Santa Rosa Central Library, 211 E St., Santa Rosa. For more information, www.redwoodwriters.org.
Chang-Rae Lee, “On Such a Full Sea,” 7 p.m., Copperfield's Books, 140 Kentucky St., Petaluma. 762-0563, copperfieldsbooks.com.
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