490 East Union Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Jay Belloli, co-curator of June Wayne, leads an exhibition walkthrough, particularly highlighting how Wayne’s scientific knowledge and connections influenced her work across all media.
Free with admission and free to PMCA members.
Calling all Reading Time Lords, Doctors, and Companions! The Vroman's Time Lord Council invites you to a special event celebrating the completion of your V.R.O.M.I.S. summer reading mission. We'll provide the entertainment and the grand prize drawing; you bring your sense of adventure!
It is 1938 when Eveline follows her husband into the wilderness of Minnesota. Though their cabin is rundown, they have all of the standard living essentials and a new baby boy named Hux. But while her husband is away taking care of his sick father, Eveline is raped and becomes pregnant. She gives the child away, and while Hux grows up hunting and fishing in the woods with his parents, his sister is raised an orphan. Years later, haunted by the knowledge of this forsaken girl, Hux decides to find his sister and bring her home to the cabin. Set before a backdrop of vanishing forest, this is a luminous novel of love, regret, and hope.
Quentin Coldwater has lost everything. He has been cast out of Fillory, the secret magical land of his childhood dreams that he once ruled. Everything he had fought so hard for is sealed away in a land Quentin may never again visit. With nothing left to lose he returns to where his story began, the Brakebills Preparatory College of Magic. But he can't hide from his past, and it's not long before it comes looking for him. The Magician's Land is an intricate and fantastical thriller, and an epic of love and redemption that brings the Magicians trilogy to a magnificent conclusion.