2016 public talks
> Workshop: "Artful Aging: Exploring Creative Paths to Vitality and Brain Health,” Stanford University Continuing Studies, Saturday, May 14, 2016, 10 am-4 pm. See catelog and register online.
2015 public talks
> Book talk: “Finding your inner artist, writer or musician later in life,” San Francisco JCC, 3200 California Avenue, San Francisco, Friday, 4/17, 1:00 pm: https://www.jccsf.org/adult/adult-prog-con/daytime-forums-and-peformances/finding-your-inner-artist-writer-avintage/
2014 public talks
> Book talk: “How to Supercharge Life After 60,” 92nd Street Y, 1395 Lexington Avenue, Manhattan, New York, Wednesday, 6/18, 12:45 pm. See news release: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/learn-how-to-supercharge-life-after-60-psychologistauthor-speaking-at-92nd-street-y-manhattan-ny-261972341.html
> Panel member: “Creativity and the Mature Mind," at National Center for Creative Aging, Washington, D.C. Thursday, 6/12, 10:45 am
> Book talk: Cupertino, CA Senior Center, (21251 Stevens Creek Blvd.), Thursday, 4/10, 9:30 am, in conjunction with National Volunteer Week
> Brown bag lunch talk: 1/14, 1 – 2.30 pm: "Creative Arts: Essential for a healthy aging brain and psyche” at the Osher Lifelong Learning Center @ San Francisco State University, 835 Market St., 6th floor, S.F.
2013 public talks
> Book Talk: Busboys and Poets Bookstore, Washington DC, 12/2, Monday, 6:30 pm: 1025 5th St at K (NW)
> Book talk: Sausalito Village, @ City Hall, Sausalito, CA, November 7, Thursday, 7 pm
> Book talk: San Francisco Senior Center, Aquatic Park Center, November 5, 1:00 pm
> Speaker at "Creativity and Aging" program at the Davis School of Gerontology, USC, October 25, 3 pm
> Book talk: San Francisco Public Library (Main, Hispanic Meeting Room), August 13, 6:30 pm
> Book talk, Book Passage Book Store, 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera, CA: August 2, 7 pm
> Book talk, Santa Monica Library, 601 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA, July 11, 7 pm
> The Vintage Years was displayed by Independent Book Publishers Association at Book Expo America, May 30-June 1, 2013, NYC - author appearance there
> Author/book talk, Commonwealth Club, San Francisco, CA: Monday, May 20, 5 p.m. Link: http://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/filter/all/20130520
> Book talk & signing: Kepler's Books, Menlo Park, CA Thursday, May 16, 7:30 pm
> Library talk, Mountain View CA library: Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 7 p.m.
> Book talk & signing: The Avid Reader (Tower) bookstore, Sacramento, CA, April 21, 2013, 2 p.m.
> Sacramento, CA library talk, Arden Dimick Branch: April 20, 2013, 2 p.m.
> Author interview: Capital Public Radio, Sacramento, CA (NPR) on Insight show, April 19, 2013, 10 a.m.
> Author Panel on the craft of writing and my new book, Barnes & Noble, Arden Faire, Sacramento, Saturday, April 13, 1 p.m.
> Author/book talk, Century Club, San Francisco, CA: April 10, 2012, 1:15 p.m.
> Book talk, Avenidas Center, Palo Alto: April 8, 2013, 2 pm
> Book talk and signing at the Marina City Club, Marina del Rey, CA: Thursday, March 21, 2013