SUNDAY (JULY 21)

Rawitsch and Dixon Wragg, The Healdsburg Literary Guild's Third Sunday Salon, 1:30 p.m., Bean Affair, 1270 Healdsburg Avenue, Healdsburg. More info www.hbglitguild.org and healdsburgliteraryguild@gmail.com.

MONDAY (JULY 22)

"Moon Yosemite," Ann Marie Brown, 7 p.m., Copperfield's Books, 775 Village Court, Santa Rosa, 578-8938, copperfieldsbooks.com.

TUESDAY (JULY 23)

"Fast Lane to Faith," Bert Botta; "I've Been in Your Bedroom," Janet Russell; "Dream," Robbi Bryant; "The Secret Life of Dog Catchers," Shirley Zindler; "The Report of Mr. Y," E.C. Willis; 6 p.m., Redwood Cafe, 8240 Old Redwood Hwy., Cotati. Contact Mona Mechling for reservations, monamech@gmail.com 889-3419.

WEDNESDAY (JULY 24)

Hot Summer Nights with writers Marion Lindner, "The Emotionally Available Partner: A Journey To True Love;" Joelle Burnette, "Cancer Time Bomb;" Frances Caballo, "Social Media Just For Writers;" Pamela Fender, "Beside Myself;" 7 p.m., Copperfield's Books, 775 Village Court, Santa Rosa, 578-8938, copperfieldsbooks.com.

THURSDAY (JULY 25)

"The Theme Is the River," an evening with seven local writers including Susan Starbird, Rebecca Lawton, Jonah Raskin, Bill Vartnaw, Patti Trimble, Donna Emerson, and comedian Dave Pokorny, 7:30 p.m. Petaluma Historical Museum, 20 4th St Petaluma. Info, rtca@starbirdcreative.com, 778-7277.

THURSDAY (JULY 25)

"Lessons (Learned or Not, Willingly and Unwillingly)," a performance in two acts, includes poems, short plays, memoir segments, satire and music with writers: Barbara L. Baer, Sher Lianne Christian, Marko Fong, Shotsie Gorman, Mike Hayes, Linda Loveland Reid, Hilary Susan Moore, Maureen D. Nelson, Laurie Reaume, Sarah Saulsbury, Natalie Senter, Simone M. Wilson, Jean Wong, Gor Yaswen, and Amanda Yskamp, 7:30 p.m. Sebastopol Center for the Arts, 282, High St., Sebastopol. Tickets and more info, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/399627.

FRIDAY (JULY 26)

"Lessons (Learned or Not, Willingly and Unwillingly)," a performance, in two acts, includes poems, short plays, memoir segments, satire and music with writers: Barbara L. Baer, Sher Lianne Christian, Marko Fong, Shotsie Gorman, Mike Hayes, Linda Loveland Reid, Hilary Susan Moore, Maureen D. Nelson, Laurie Reaume, Sarah Saulsbury, Natalie Senter, Simone M. Wilson, Jean Wong, Gor Yaswen, and Amanda Yskamp, 7:30 p.m. Earle Baum Center, 4539 Occidental Road, Santa Rosa. Tickets and more info, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/400178.

SATURDAY (JULY 27)

"Lessons (Learned or Not, Willingly and Unwillingly)," a performance, in two acts, includes poems, short plays, memoir segments, satire and music with writers: Barbara L. Baer, Sher Lianne Christian, Marko Fong, Shotsie Gorman, Mike Hayes, Linda Loveland Reid, Hilary Susan Moore, Maureen D. Nelson, Laurie Reaume, Sarah Saulsbury, Natalie Senter, Simone M. Wilson, Jean Wong, Gor Yaswen, and Amanda Yskamp, 7:30 p.m. The Glaser Center, 541 Mendocino Ave., Santa Rosa. Tickets and more info, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/399760

SATURDAY (JULY 27)

Mark Pavlichek and Alicia Schooler-Hugg, Redwood Writers hosts its monthly Open Mic Reading, 2 p.m., SoCo Coffee, 1015 Fourth St., Santa Rosa, 527-6434.

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