Events for readers and writersWritten by Admin
Deer problems and gardening dilemmas
Asheville artist and gardening expert Peter Loewer will celebrate the reissue of Solving Deer Problems at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva.
Loewer will discuss methods on keeping these denizens of field and forest out of your carefully cultivated gardens. He will also take questions on other gardening topics. Loewer has contributed to many national gardening magazines and is the author and illustrator of many gardening books. He is vice president of the Botanical Gardens in Asheville.
• The “What do I read next?” event will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 2, at the Waynesville Public Library. Signup required. Refreshments provided. 828.356.2507.
• New York Times bestselling writer William R. Forstchen will present his new work One Year After from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at Books Unlimited in Franklin. 828.369.7942.
• Author Ann Woodford will present her book When All God’s Children Get Together: A Celebration of the Lives and Music of African American People in Far Western North Carolina at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5, at Blue Ridge Books in Waynesville. www.blueridgebooksnc.com.
• New York Times bestselling writer Kate Alcott will present her book A Touch of Stardust at 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 28, at Blue Ridge Books in Waynesville. From the author of The Dressmaker comes a novel that takes you behind the scenes of the filming of “Gone with the Wind,” while turning the spotlight on the passionate romance between its dashing leading man, Clark Gable, and the blithe, free-spirited actress Carole Lombard.