August 18th: 6:00 PM Coffee tasting & workshop with Mike Mallow: this will include a little info on selection of coffee, grading, buying, roasting and brewing. free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served with the coffee samples. donations accepted.
7:00 PM: Poetry reading with Andrea Corpolongo Smith: Andrea will read selections from her recently self-published poetry collection, Deep Time. Andrea considers her poetry to be the beginning of a conversation with her readers, not the final word, and it is her goal to spark lively discussions when she reads. She asks her audience to be prepared to consider and discuss poems about the passage of time from many perspectives. Andrea's poems touch on 300 million year old corals, hungry snow leopards, and many things in between. Books will be for sale at the event!