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Bob Spain, author, Bob Spain's Canoeing Guide and Favorite Texas Paddling Trails (TAMU Press 2018)
Book Signing
Friday, June 08, 2018

Friday, June 8 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Premiere paddler and Texas Canoe Racing Hall of Famer Bob Spain will be signing copies of his new book Bob Spain's Canoeing Guide and Favorite Texas Paddling Trails at The Meadows Center, following check-in for the 56th Annual Texas Water Safari.
The book signing, which is free and open to the public, will begin with a brief introduction from Spain and a chance

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Jay Wehnert, author of Outsider Art in Texas: Lone Stars (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Monday, June 18, 2018

Brazos Bookstore, Houston

Time: 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Jay Wehnert takes readers on a visually stunning excursion through the lives and work of eleven outsider artists from Texas, a state particularly rich in outsider artists of national and international renown.

Jay is the director of Intuitive Eye, a Houston arts organization he founded in 2011, and an independent curator, writer, collector, educator, and collaborator in a wide range of venues. He has curated shows for galleries and institutions in Texas, written for exhibition catalogues and other publications,

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Jim and Lynne Weber, authors of 'Native Host Plants for Texas Butterflies' (TAMU Press)
Class
Saturday, June 23, 2018

Native Host Plants for Texas Butterflies (and Moths) Class

Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center
4801 La Crosse Avenue
Austin, TX 78739

Please visit https://www.wildflower.org/learn/adults for more information.


David K. Langford, photographer, Seasons at Selah (TAMU Press 2018)
Book Signing & Photography Exhibit
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 from 5-7 p.m.

Photographer David K. Langford (Seasons at Selah: The Legacy of Bamberger Ranch Preserve) will offer remarks and sign books. A limited photography exhibit will also be on display. Refreshments will be available.
This event is open to the public.


The Twig Bookstore
306 Pearl Parkway, #106 (In the Can Plant, Historic Pearl Brewery)
San Antonio, TX 78215
PHONE: 210/826-6411

 


Watt Casey Jr., Author/Photographer of My Guitar is A Camera (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Twig, San Antonio

Join Watt Casey Jr. as he shares the stories behind the photos that document the birth of the live music scene in Austin and beyond during the 1970s and early 1980s. Casey’s lens reveals both the public stage performances and the intimate backstage moments. As Outlaw Country’s cosmic cowboys mixed with East Coast rockers, Chicago bluesmen, and West Coast hippies, Watt Casey roamed at will, capturing the people, places, and happenings that blended to foster Austin’s emerging reputation as “Live Music Capital

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William E. Reaves and Linda J. Reaves, author of 'Sense of Home" (TAMU Press)
Exhibition
Sunday, September 02, 2018
May 17, 2018 - September 2, 2018 Come take a look at the amazing Art Exhibition William and Linda Reaves have curated. Art Museum of South Texas 1902 N. Shoreline Blvd. Corpus Christi, TX

Ken Roberts, author of Cedar Choppers: Life on the Edge of Nothing (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

Time: High Noon

Held on the first Wednesday of every month, the Bullock's popular High Noon Talks feature interesting and often untold topics through a casual lunch-time lecture.

Join Ken Roberts as he discusses the elusive cedar choppers of Central Texas. His book, based on oral history interviews with several generations of cedar choppers and those who knew them, weaves together the lively, gritty story of these largely Scots-Irish migrants with roots in Appalachia who settled on the west side of

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Nola McKey, author of "From Tea Cakes to Tamales" (TAMU Press)
Meet the Author
Saturday, October 06, 2018
6:00PM - 9:00PM Come and join author Nora McKey at the event "Evening With the Authors" in Lockhart, Texas. She will be there to discuss her book and to sign autographs. "Evening With the Authors" is an annual fundraiser for Lockhart's city library, the historical Dr. Eugene Clark Library. The event will be held in a lovely backyard behind one of the old stately homes in Lockhart. Barnes and Noble Book Company sets up a book tent to sell the participating author's books during the ...
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Ken Roberts, author of Cedar Choppers: Life on the Edge of Nothing (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Saturday, October 13, 2018

The Twig Book Shop, San Antonio

11:00 am-1:00 pm

Join Ken Roberts as he discusses the elusive cedar choppers of Central Texas. His book, based on oral history interviews with several generations of cedar choppers and those who knew them, weaves together the lively, gritty story of these largely Scots-Irish migrants with roots in Appalachia who settled on the west side of the Balcones Fault during the mid-nineteenth century, subsisting mainly on hunting, trapping, moonshining, and, by the early twentieth century, cutting, transporting, and selling cedar fence

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Lynne Weber and Jim Weber, author of 'Native Host Plants for Texas Butterflies' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Monday, October 22, 2018

Join Lynne and Jim Weber for a book signing and presentation from 7 pm to 9 pm on October 22.

Austin Butterfly Forum
Zilker Botanical Garden
2220 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78746


Lynne and Jim Weber, Authors of 'Native Host Plants for Texas Butterflies' (TAMU Press)
Book Signing and Presentation
Thursday, November 08, 2018

Join Lynne and Jim Weber for a book signing and presentation from 7 pm to 9 pm on November 8.

Native Plant Society of Texas (NPSOT) - Georgetown Chapter
Georgetown Public Library
402 W 8th Street
Georgetown, TX 78626