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Events 2016/2017

February 25, 2017
10:00am - 4:00pm
Anova Conference with Temple Grandin
"Autism in the Family"
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, Santa Rosa

April 1, 2017
1-3 p.m.
Autism Awesomeness Conference
San Rafael

May 6, 2017
Book Fair & Author's panel
11:30 Keynote
1:00-4 p.m. Fair and panels
Castro Valley Library
3600 Norbridge Avenue, Castro Valley

November 30, 2017
SPG Parent Support Group Q & A
6:30-8:00 p.m.
Speech Pathology Group Clinic
2021 Ygnacio Valley Rd. C-103
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Limited Space. Please sign up: (925) 945-1474

Saturday, April 2
1-3 p.m.
Celebrating Autism Awesomeness (speaker and book signing)
St Luke Presbyterian Church, San Rafael

Thursday, April 7
7:00 p.m.
Reading and Release Party
Books Inc., Berkeley

Saturday, April 9
Book signing @​ We Rock the Spectrum table
Alameda Special Education Parent Support Group
Resource Fair 2016
Wood Middle School

Saturday, April 16
12:00-3:30 p.m.
Education Revolution (Parent Education Network)
Book Signing @​ the Books, Inc. table
AT&T Park, San Francisco

Thursday, April 21
7:00 p.m.
Reading and signing
A Great Good Place for Books, Oakland

Saturday, April 23
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
UCB and CIP (College Internship Program) presents:
Pathways To The Future, Employment and Transition Fair
Cheney Hall, UC Berkeley campus

Saturday, April 23
7:30 p.m.
Autism A to Z
Four mom writers on raising kids on the spectrum
Bothwell Arts Center, Livermore

Thursday, April 28
5:30-7:00 p.m.
Public reading and alumni event sponsored by
Laurel Bookstore and Cal State University East Bay
Laurel Bookstore
1423 Broadway, Oakland

Saturday, May 7
Mother's Day
Meet & Greet and Book Signing
We Rock the Spectrum Gym

Saturday/​Sunday, June 4 & 5
Bay Area Book Festival
Downtown Berkeley
Find the Beyond Rain Man table!

Saturday, July 30
11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Special Needs Community Festival
San Andreas Regional Center event
Harvey West Park (Evergreen Picnic Area)
Santa Cruz

Tuesday, September 13
7:30-8:30 pm
Back-to-School Discussion about Kids with Autism
Reading, Q & A, and book signing
Moe's Books, Berkeley

Wednesday, September 14
6:00-7:30 pm
Reading, Q & A, and book signing
Learning and Literacy Center (5th floor)
San Francisco Main Library

Saturday, October 1
Road to Independence Conference
An Offerings Event ($55/​CEUs available from Golden Gate Regional Center)
Marin County Office of Education, San Rafael

Saturday, October 8
9:00-4:00 (registration begins at 8:15)
Neurodiversity Leaders 2016: Adult Autism Advances
Seven Hills Conference Center
San Francisco State University

Sunday, October 9
3:30-4:30 pm
LitQuake & Write On Mamas
The Politics of Parenting (panel discussion and book sales)
Mill Valley Library

Thursday, October 13
6:30-8:30 pm
IEP Basics Workshop hosted by Family Resource Navigators
(Books available)
Kids Gym, Berkeley

Thursday, October 20
6:30-8:00 pm
What We Now Know About the Wide and Wonderful Autism Spectrum
(Reading, discussion, and book signing)
Ann Martin Center, Emeryville

Saturday, October 22
9:00 am-2:30 pm
STAR Conference "Moving Forward"
For parents/​caregivers of children with autism
Orinda Community Center

Tuesday, December 6
6:30-8:00 pm
Reading and Discussion with Anlor Davin (author of Being Seen)
North Berkeley Library

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