Masks by Christian Melady
Jan 15, 2014
 Visit the Fairfax Library this January to see “The Elephant Is Calling Your Name” by local artist Christian Melady. These powerful elephant-themed masks are hand-sculpted by Melady...
California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSA)
Jan 10, 2014
California State Summer School for the Arts (CSSSSA) seeks teen artists, writers and performers!For 28 years the school has held a four-week summer program for talented and motivated high school...
Jan 10, 2014
What better time to cozy up with a good book then a cold winter's day?  We are so very lucky in California to read about snow and ice and not have to endure it!  Here are some cold and...
Jan 10, 2014
What better time to cozy up with a good book then a cold winter's day?  We are so very lucky in California to read about snow and ice and not have to endure it!  Here are some cold and...
Jan 9, 2014
Los estiramientos no son solo para gatitos. Resulta que nos beneficia un montón a los humanos también. Y bueno, como estamos a principios del año y tantos de nosotros nos hemos hecho el propósito de...
Commit to get  fit
Jan 7, 2014
Did you overindulge during the holidays?  Many of us did, but it’s a New Year and time to start thinking about getting back into shape.  Here are some ideas to try.Develop a plan and...
Jan 6, 2014
This installment: electrifying short stories; a new memoir by Salzman that explains a lot; Strout’s wonderful latest;  fascinating YA novel; a Danish fantasy; and a chilling Outback tale...
Jan 6, 2014
Winter break is over.  Sigh.  Settle in for a big chunk of uninterrupted school days - plenty of time for you to write a few papers and essays, learn a bunch of new math concepts, absorb...
The Leyla Beban Young Authors Foundation
Jan 3, 2014
Middle & High School Creative Writing ContestThere’s one month to go in this fiction writing contest open to current middle and high school students.  Entries are due on February 1,...
Jan 3, 2014
A good book can be inspirational!  See what Grady has done after reading this great series by Tom Angleberger:Here is Grady's demonstration table at his recent art show.Each Yoda has a...