Summer+ Calendar of Events – Novacek’s Border Crossings

Summer+ Calendar of Events – Novacek’s Border Crossings

Cayena Roja: Series 21, a watercolor by Charles Novacek
Cayena Roja: Series 21, a watercolor by Charles Novacek

Summer is in full bloom and Sandra Novacek is enthusiastically presenting programs and participating in events focused on Border Crossings: Coming of Age in the Czech Resistance, the award-winning memoir by her late husband Charles Novacek. Sandra presents book talks; book signings; and programs for libraries, book clubs, arts and history organizations, etc. She also does a literary walking tour of the neighborhood where Charles wrote his book and appears as an exhibitor at conferences and events. Contact Sandra at for details to plan your event featuring Border Crossings. 

                                               SUMMER+ CALENDAR OF EVENTS 

                                                                   Detroit, MI

BORDER CROSSINGS will be at EASTERN MARKET “SUNDAY STREET MARKET” in DETROIT, MI, 48207, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sundays through August, 2014,

      Warren, MI

7/21 – Warren Public Library – Presentation/Signing, 6:00 p.m., Civic Center Library, 12 Mile & Van Dyke, Warren, MI 48093,

Detroit, MI

7/24 – “Book Marked on Cass Avenue: Talk + Walk: Happy 313 Birthday, Detroit!” 11:00 a.m. A walking tour covering a slice of history with a slice of birthday cake.  Starts @ Source Booksellers, 4240 Cass Ave., Ste. 105, Detroit 48201,

     Huntington Woods, MI

8/13 – Huntington Woods Public Library – Presentation/Signing, 7:00 p.m., 26415 Scotia, Huntington Woods, MI 48070,

    Cedar Rapids, IA

9/4 – National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library – Presentation/Signing, 7:00 p.m., 1400 Inspiration Place SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404,

   Ann Arbor, MI

9/7 – Kerrytown BookFest – Exhibitor/Vendor, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Ann Arbor Farmers’ Market, Ann Arbor, MI 48104,                                     

                                                                 Berkley, MI

9/20 – Berkley Public Library – Presentation/Signing, 2:00 p.m., 3155 Coolidge Hwy., Berkley, MI 48072,

Detroit, MI

10/8 – Scarab Club – Presentation/Painting & Textile Exhibit/Signing, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., 217 Farnsworth, Detroit, MI 48202,

                                                             Ann Arbor, MI

10/15 – “Study Group on “Border Crossings,” University of Michigan, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI), 10:00 a.m., Turner Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48105,

                                                                Novi, MI

10/27 – “Authors Live Luncheon” Sponsored by Novi Public Library – Presentation/Signing, 11:30 a.m., Fox Run, 41000 13 Mile Rd., Novi, MI 48377,

                                                          Pittsburgh, Pa

11/2 – “The 24th Annual Slovak Heritage Festival.” University of Pittsburgh, Cathedral of Learning Commons Room, Pittsburgh, PA, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Features folk dancing groups, singers, cultural displays, lectures, Slovak food, vendors. Free admission.

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