Una Chiacchierata: giovedi, 15 dicembre

November 29, 2016

Italian_BicycleItalian Speakers will come together on the third Thursday at Logos Books, 513 Second Street, to share a special Christmas memory from the past, as well as upcoming plans for the Winter Holidays.  See you Thursday, December 15th  at 7:30 pm for a lively conversation in Italian with Franco!

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Sandy Thomas’ Photos from Quinton Duvall Poetry Evening

November 20, 2016

sandy-thomas-and-nancy-duvalPlease enjoy these photos from our final gala poetry evening in October. Many thanks to all of you who made it possible, and a special thank-you to Sandy Thomas our official photographer! sarah-phelan-and-albert-garcia nancy-duval-and-susan-linz mary-zeppa martha-evans martha-ann-blackman manny-stan-zumbiel-mary-zeppa-and-friend thomas-mitchell susan-linz-and-trina-drotar susan-linz-and-allegra-silberstein susan-kelly-dewitt susan-kelly-dewitt-and-nancy-duval stan-zumbiel sarah-phelan sarah-phelan-and-susan-linz-2albert-garcia davis-poet-laureate-andy-jones davis-poet-laureate-emeritus-allegra-silberstein dennis-schmitz-and-sarah-phelan

Bargain Books at Logos: this coming Monday, November 21st, 10 am-6 pm

November 20, 2016

50_off_rt_purple This Monday, November 21st we will be open to sell all of our books at half price. Yes, all books, inside and outside the store will cost you only half as much, and you can look forward to this bargain every third Monday of the month.
We know that many of you await our sale day with anticipation, so this is a reminder to one and all that it is just around the corner.
Please note: books sold cannot be placed on hold, or, have been put on hold, prior to the sale date.

Una Chiacchierata: giovedi, 17 novembre

November 2, 2016

Italian_BicycleItalian Speakers will come together on the third Thursday at Logos Books, 513 Second Street, to share something that has happened to them this past month as well as discuss readings that Franco has selected. If you would like to add your name to the list-serve, the readings will be sent to you prior to each meeting. See you Thursday, November 17th at 7:30 pm for a lively conversation in Italian with Franco!

El Círculo Español: lunes, 21 de noviembre

November 2, 2016

Spanish conversation¡Vamos a hablar de sus pasatiempos! ¿Qué hace Ud. en su tiempo libre:
jugar billar; escuchar música, ver tv, leer revistas, dibujar, pintar, cantar . . . ?
Y, si tiene un ejemplo de este pasatiempo (foto, etc.) sería interesante verlo.

¡Estamos esperándole en Logos Books el 21 de noviembre a las 19:30 de la tarde!

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Halloween Hostess Tapua at Logos Books

November 1, 2016

img_0151 img_0158 As has become tradition, our Halloween hostess, Tapua graced our store handing out candy and smiles yesterday. Here are some pictures of the fun – and yes, that is a real parrot!

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Quinton Duval Poetry Series Ends with Panache!

October 29, 2016

redwingA full house of poets and poetry lovers were present to fête the end of the Quinton Duval Poetry Series at Logos Books. Series organizer, Sarah Phelan, was a friend and colleague of Quinton Duval for many years. In his memory the series took shape, bringing prominent local and more far-flung poets to read at Logos over the past seven years.

Last night many of them came back to help us remember and celebrate those poetry evenings. Poets reading were: Hannah Stein, Edythe Schwartz, Thomas Mitchell, Lois Requist, Albert Garcia, Trina Drotar, Stan Zumbiel, Heather Hutcheson, Mary Zeppa, Susan Kelly-DeWitt, Martha Evans, Dennis Schmitz, Sandy Thomas, Martha Ann Blackman, Allegra Silberstein and Andy Jones.

Logos Books would like to thank each of the poets who read for their participation in the series. You brought beautiful words and a richness of language to all who attended. We wish you all well, and hope to hear more of you and your poetry in the future.

And here, some photos of a wonderful time had by all!

 

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La Table Française: mercredi 9 novembre de 19H30-21H

October 20, 2016

ConversationTravailler en France et aux Etats-Unis – quelques comparaisons

A notre prochain rendez-vous nous allons aborder le sujet des conditions de travail.  Voici quelques articles pour entamer la conversation – mais ne vous sentez pas limité par ces thèmes!  On peut tout discuter à propos du travail ici et à l’étranger à la  prochaine réunion de la Table Française, tous les deuxièmes mercredis à Logos Books, 513 Second Street, Davis.

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http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/12/opinion/the-miserable-french-workplace.html?rref=collection%2Fcolumn%2Fpamela-druckerman&action=click&contentCollection=opinion&region=stream&module=stream_unit&version=latest&contentPlacement=5&pgtype=collection

Bargain Books at Logos: this coming Monday, October 17th, 10 am-6 pm

October 15, 2016

50_off_rt_purpleThis Monday, October 17th, we will be open to sell all of our books at half price. Yes, all books, inside and outside the store will cost you only half as much, and you can look forward to this bargain every third Monday of the month.
We know that many of you await our sale day with anticipation, so this is a reminder to one and all that it is just around the corner.
Please note: books sold cannot be placed on hold, or, have been put on hold, prior to the sale date.

Quinton Duval Poetry Extravaganza Thursday, October 27th at Logos Books

October 1, 2016

redwingPoetry Lovers, this is your night! We present an evening of poetry readings by many of the poets it was our privilege to host over the last 7 years of the Quinton Duval Poetry Series. Please be our guests at this last poetry evening in the series on Thursday, October 27th from 7:30 to 9:30. All are welcome!