Be sure to attend the events our friends at Indy Reads Bookstore. Here’s their 2013 calendar.
Feb 1st 6pm – 9pm – Get excited about this year’s Alphabet Affair! Indy Reads presents, in preparation for the annual Alphabet Affair, our first ever One Liners competition. Come deliver your best movie lines for a chance to win two tickets to the Alphabet Affair.
Feb 2nd 1pm – 4pm – Trade School presents a Letter Writing Social, led by Brittany West. Participants will revive the lost art of writing letters. This event requires registration through Trade School Indianapolis.
Feb 4th 7pm – Indy Word Lab presents a creative writing workshop, open to the public.
Feb 6th 7 pm– Trade School presents a class on cuddling, led by Mayowa Tomori. This event requires registration through Trade School Indianapolis.
Feb 9th 2-4pm – Typography enthusiasts are invited to come to the first call out meeting for anyone interested in guided exploration of the art of typography.
Feb 9th 6 pm – Brett Wiscons book launch for the novel “Friend or Foe,” first in the Bear Whitman mystery series
Feb 14th 7 pm – Michaal L. L. Collins, poet and former student of Etheridge Knight, will read.
Feb 18th 7 pm – Indy Actors’ Playground performs.
Feb 21st 7 pm – IUPUI Student Reading Series
Feb 23rd 4-7 pm – Brad LaMar launches the first of his new young adult series, titled “The Obsidian Dagger.”
Feb 23rd 7 pm – Jen Tucker reads and signs her new comic memoir, “The Day I Lost My Shaker of Salt.”
Feb 28th 7 pm – Roving Cinema presents “The Neverending Story.”
March 1st 7 pm – Indy Jazz Fest’s High School All Stars will perform for First Friday.
March 4th 7 pm – Indy Word Lab presents a creative writing workshop, open to the public.
March 5th 7 pm – Dan Wakefield comes to Indy Reads Books to host a screening of “Going All the Way,” based on Wakefield’s novel.
March 7th, 5:30-7:30 pm – IN Conversation records their regular podcast at Indy Reads Books.
March 13th 7 pm – Courtney Elizabeth Mauk, author of “Spark,” will read from and sign copies of her book, published by local small press Engine Books.
March 14th 5 – 7 pm– Lorene Burkhart comes to speak and sign books, including her most recent, “Bootstraps: How Women Pull Themselves Up Through Tough Times.”
March 22nd 7 pm – Indy Reads Books hosts a reading and discussion of Ray Bradbury and “The Martian Chronicles,” as part of a weekend long celebration of the author in conjunction with Bookmama’s and the Center for Ray Bradbury Studies.
March 23rd 7 pm – Vouched Presents reading series
March 27th 7 pm – IUPUI Student Reading Series
April 7th 7 pm - Indy Word Lab presents a creative writing workshop, open to the public.
April 13th 7pm – Butler University MFA Reading Series
April 18th 6 pm – 8 pm – Indiana Young Writers present a student reading.
April 25th 7 pm – IUPUI Student Reading Series