Bring your poetry, acoustic music and snaps to Long Beach's favorite (non-chain!) coffeehouse.
Portfolio Coffeehouse, 2300 Fourth St., Long Beach, CA; 562-434-2486
New ideas for summer tabletops from Lynn Chichi of Chichi's Tabletalk.
Central Park West, 2500 Michelson, Suite 100, Irvine, CA; 949-863-9017
Join the Banned Book Group for a discussion of Beasts of No Nation by Uzodinma Iweala. New members are always welcome!
Barnes & Noble, 7881 Edinger Ave., Huntington Beach, CA; 714-897-8781