Events

Monday, October 3, 2022 - 7:00pm

RESCHEDULED: A virtual family event with Jordannah Elizabeth, author of "Astrology for Black Girls"
Monday, October 3, 2022 - 7:00pm
If you thought you missed this event, then think again! It's been rescheduled! About the Event With stunning full-color illustrations and a comprehensive look at sun, moon, and rising signs, Astrology for Black Girls is set to be the perfect book for young Black... more

Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 6:30pm

[At the Lawrence Public Library] Book Launch for "A New Guide to Kansas Mushrooms"
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 - 6:30pm
Originally published in 1993, A Guide to Kansas Mushrooms went out of print in 2017. Original author Richard Kay suggested his wife, Sherry Kay, could assume the undertaking of revising the book, collaborating with him by working as a consultant. After Richard’s death... more

Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 7:00pm

On Wanderlust and Vagabonding with Kansas Travel Author Rolf Potts
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 - 7:00pm
Legendary travel writer and Kansas native Rolf Potts returns to the Raven for the first time in years to share his brand new book The Vagabond's Way: 366 Meditations on Wanderlust, Discovery, and the Art of Travel. Audience Q&A will follow an author presentation;... more

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 7:00pm

An Inconvenient Apocalypse: Virtual Author Talk with Wes Jackson and Robert Jensen
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 7:00pm
Note: this is a virtual event! Click here to register.  Wes Jackson, legendary founder of The Land Institute, presents his new book An Inconvenient Apocalypse with co-author and regular collaborator Robert Jensen in an exclusive Raven virtual event. Don't miss... more

Monday, October 17, 2022 - 7:00pm

A Witchy Evening with Meg Hafdahl and Kelly Florence, authors of "The Science of Witchcraft"
Monday, October 17, 2022 - 7:00pm
A witchy wind this way comes! Ride your broomsticks over to the Raven on October 17 at 7 p.m. to catch a conversation between horror experts and witch aficionados, Meg Hafdahl and Kelly Florence, as they discuss their title The Science of Witchcraft: The Truth Behind... more

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 2:00pm

Obsessive, Intrusive, Magical Thinking with Author and Journalist Marianne Eloise
Tuesday, October 18, 2022 - 2:00pm
Fixations on topics from death to Disney land, intrusive violent thoughts, and looping phrases are some of the things that author and journalist Marianne Eloise experiences as a neurodivergent person. In her visionary collection of essays, Obsessive, Intrusive, Magical... more