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  • Author Event: Margaret Elysia Garcia- Feb 11, 2pm

    · By Sam Robertson

    Join Margaret Elysia Garcia for a brief reading, book signing, Q&A about her book, Chicana literature, with many stories set right here in Orange County. February 11, 2023 2pm

  • Succulent Heart Wreath Workshop Feb 12th

    · By Michael Robertson

    Enjoy creating your own 11” succulent heart wreath!Lori Forniss from The Purple Lilac, will teaching you step by step how to make your one of akind heart wreath including how to care for your arrangement.Cost is $50 to reserve your spot, and all materials. Join us for a creative and stress free time.Your mind will thank you! Great interactive fun for friends, family or co-workers.Call The Purple Lilacfor Sign Up 562-606-4111   Sunday Feb 12, 2023 11am-1pmArvida Book co115 W Main St., Tustin,CA 92780

  • Tustin Community Garden Informational Meeting

    · By Sam Robertson

    Curious to learn more about gardening and participate in the building of the first-ever Tustin Community Garden?Join us for an informational meeting on January 28th to learn more about the building of the Tustin Community Garden located at 450 El Camino Real and how you can contribute by volunteering your time and labor, donating plants/vegetables, gardening supplies and planters, offering garden expertise, and/or making a financial contribution.MEETING DETAILS BELOW:Date: January 28, 2023Time: 10amLocation: Arvida Book Co.115 W Main St, Tustin, 92780*RSVP by Jan 26th: oneseedcg@gmail.comwith your name & how many people will be attending with you

  • Author Event: Lisa Cupolo in conversation with Yoon Choi: Feb 5th, 2pm

    · By Sam Robertson

    Author Event: Lisa Cupolo in conversation with Yoon Choi: Feb 5th, 2pm ABOUT HAVE MERCY ON US:   Each of the ten stories in Have Mercy on Us is an illuminating window into a human life. In the way of all the best fiction, these stories enlarge our understanding of what it means to be alive and to love, with characters who leap off the page. In this award-winning collection, the people are varied in age, race, and origin. An old man travels to a village in Kenya in an attempt to bring his estranged son home; against her mother’s wishes, a young woman attends...

  • Entry for Teen Art Show has been extended to 1/31!

    · By Sam Robertson

    MASC is seeking teen artists to participate in our Inaugural Teen Art Show.   Multiracial Americans of Southern California (MASC) is proud to present its inaugural Teen Art Show, celebrating the Exploration of Identity. This event will be held Saturday, March 4, 2023, 5:30 - 7:30pm.  High School artists, ages 13-19, who wish to present their original art may enter to participate. The entry period is from November 15, 2022 through January 31, 2023. The theme of the show is the Exploration of Identity, presented through visual art, performing arts, dance, spoken word, poetry, short film, and short fiction. We welcome the artistic exploration of all...

  • Updated Book Club Schedule for 2023

    · By Sam Robertson

    Name Meeting Date Location January February Arvida First Editions First Sunday 5pm Arvida Patio Carrie Soto is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid Bandit Queens by Parini Shroff Arvida Non Fiction Fourth Saturday 4pm Arvida Patio Wintering by Katherine May All About Love by Bell Hooks Boozy Book Club Fourth Tuesday 7pm Bottle Logic Brewery Anaheim Fairy Tale by Stephen King The Twilight World by Werner Herzog Class- Lit Book Club Second Saturday at 8.30am Arvida Patio Farenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier D.E.A.R. Every Sunday 8am Arvida Patio Anything! Just join us to Drop Everything And...