JUNE/JULY Calendar of Events
June 26 (Wednesday) 7 p.m. Central Coast Buddhist
Meditation Group. Call for more information before attending,
June 29 (Saturday) 2 - 4 pm BOOKSIGNING: “This is Me at
Dialysis Drawing Me at Dialysis Drawing Me at Dialysis” by Phillip Carey
of Illustrated Envelopes From Five Years in the Dialysis Chair. “Phillip
Carey’s envelopes will envelop you in delight.
He turns the unexpected inside out and shows us how much insight, humor,
unique perspectives and flights of the creative imagination can be crammed into
the limited real estate between stamp, sender and addressee.” ~ David Moss
July 4th (Wednesday)Happy Independence Day!
July 14 (Sunday)
7 p.m. SECOND SUNDAY POETS: Beat
Poet–A Ray Clark Dickson Retrospective, (close to what would have been his
100th birthday). Bring your copies of his books & work to read. Some books
will be available to read from. Open reading follows. All are welcome.
July 16 (Tuesday) 3-4:30 p.m. GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP: Wilshire Hospice – Center for Grief Education & Healing offers a Grief Support Group in the Coalesce Garden Chapel every third Tuesday each month. Join us in a safe space to share your journey through the grieving process. With grief comes mourning; and while mourning brings healing, it’s important to have support and understanding while you are experiencing your loss. For more information: www.wilshirehospice.org or call 805-269-0141. No charge.
July 20 (Saturday) 2-4 p.m. BOOKSIGNING:
“Poland Interrupted: A
Journey ” by Gordon Snider, follows the tumultuous life of Kaz
Kowinsky, a boy who comes of age in Krakow following the Great War and joins
the Polish resistance when Germany invades at the start of World War II. Like
Poland, Kaz's life is tumultuous and constantly
interrupted. Based on a true story, his
journey is one of hope, disappointment, abandonment, love, determination and
heroism. A great read!
July 24 (Wednesday) 7
p.m., CENTRAL COAST BUDDHIST MEDITATION GROUP
Call for more information before attending, 441-5478
July 26 (Friday) 7 p.m. $22 CONCERT: Ed Gerhard Performing
on 6-string, 12-string, slide guitar or Acoustic Hawaiian Lap Slide, Gerhard
captivates his audiences with virtuosity, generosity and sly humor. Known
for his gorgeous tone and compositional depth, Gerhard can move a listener with
a single note.
July 30 (Tuesday) 7 p.m. BOOK EVENT: Eldonna Edwards
& Anna Quinn Join them for their summer "Conversations" book
tour, aimed at engaging audiences in a discussion about books, the writing
life, and other literary topics. Eldonna Edwards is a beloved writing
instructor, keynote speaker, and best-selling author. Her award-winning debut
novel This I Know was a Delilah Book Club selection. Anna Quinn is an
author, teacher, and the owner of The Writers’ Workshoppe and Imprint Bookstore
in Port Townsend, WA. Her novel The Night Child was selected as a “Best
Book for Book Clubs 2018” and was a bestseller in Psychological Literary
If you have an iPhone or
iPad check out Coalesce Bookstore’s App!
On-going JUNE/JULY events in our Garden
Astrology Readings with Harry Farmer (No sessions in June, July 11, 18) Call Harry at 805-801-1305 for more information,
to make an appointment or just drop in.
Discussion Group in Garden Chapel (Fridays), noon to 1 p.m. –all welcome, donation. Check out the group’s website for
topic information. www.anandatransformations.com
Wednesday Mornings, 10-noon: Current
social & economic issues discussed in a non-judgmental environment.
Yoga on Thursdays, 6-7 p.m. - please call Shoosh Crotzer for
info and cost, 805-801-7335
Note: No parking in back lot of Bookstore, please. Walk down driveway off
Foster and polish
The warrior spirit
While serving in the world;
Illuminate the Path
According to your inner light.
-The Art of Peace … Morihei Ueshiba -
If we do not lay out
ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?
~ Abigail Adams
Posterity! You will never know
how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom!
I hope you will make a good
use of it.
~ John Adams