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5.30pm – 7.45pm: Letters of the Law, Speaker event in association with the Irish American Bar Association – C.B. Hannegan’s map

8.00pm – 9.00pm: Writing Up The Irish: James Duval Phelan & Villa Montalvo, James Walsh and Tony Bucher – C.B. Hannegan’s map

 Irish Art Exhibit opens today and continues through Sunday, October 9  – Gallery 24/Whitney Modern map


3.00pm – 5.00pm: Bullets Over Business, Speaker event with Rich Moran – Los Gatos Town Chambers map

5.00pm – 5.45 pm: Rising Generation, Poetry Ireland reading – Friends of the Library map

6.00pm – 9.00pm: Festival Opening Reception – New Museum of Los Gatos (NUMU) map

8.00pm – 10.00pm: John Ford’s Tragicomedy map


9.30am – 12.00pm: Lost Gatos History Walk & Brunch – Town Plaza Park (Main St./Santa Cruz Ave) to C.B. Hannegan’s map

11.30 – 12.15pm: Erica Goss Poetry Reading – Friends of the Library map

12.30pm-3pm: WORKSHOP Poetry with Jane Clarke Los Gatos Lodge map $100 sliding scale

1pm-3pm: WORKSHOP Youth Poetry with Erica Goss – Los Gatos Youth Recreation Center map, 1pm-3pm $20 suggested donation

12.00pm – 1.00pm: Pooka Emer Martin’s Children’s Book Launch, Los Gatos Children’s Library map

12.00pm – 12:45pm: Poetry Reading with Sara Berkeley Village House of Books map

12.30pm-1.15pm: Legends of Listowel presentation, Los Gatos Main Library map

1.00pm – 1.30pm: Words, Silly & Serious, Los Gatos Youth Recreation Center map

1.30pm – 2.30pm: Kerry Steps: Irish Dance Lessons followed by Storytelling with “Seanchaí Donagh – Los Gatos Youth Rec Center map

1.00pm – 1.50pm: Staging Intercultural Ireland, Matt Spangler – Friends of the Library map

2.00pm – 3.30pm: WORKSHOP Integrating Art, Writing and Technology with Dr. Lori Phillips, Los Gatos Main Library map – free event

2.00pm – 3.00pm: In Conversation with Ethel Rohan – Los Gatos Main Library map

2.00pm – 2.50pm: Irish Nationalists in America, David Brundage – Friends of the Library map

3.00pm-6.00pm: WORKSHOP Breaking Silence: Survivor Stories with Eanlai CroninLos Gatos Lodge map$75 sliding scale

3.00pm – 3.50pm: The Broken Places: A Memoir, Joseph McBride – Friends of the Library map

3.00pm – 4.00pm: Heroes of Jadotville, Rose Doyle – Los Gatos Main Library map

4.30pm-5.30pm: “A Spire”, Rehearsed Reading by Brian O’Beirne – Hotel Los Gatos (no-host bar/free valet parking) map

6.30pm – 8.00pm: Women in Irish Crime Fiction – Hotel Los Gatos (no-host bar/free valet parking) map

8.30pm – 10.00pm: Solar Bones, Mike McCormackHotel Los Gatos (no-host bar/free valet parking) map


10.00am – 10.50am: Ethel Rohan, The Weight of Him – Village House of Books map

11.00am – 11.45am: A Tribute to Dermot Healy, Village House of Books map

11.30am-1.30pm: Examining the Environment/Science and Poetry at Odds?, Los Gatos Town Chambers map suggested donation $15

12.30pm – 1.20pm: Grandpa The Sniper, Frank Shouldice – Los Gatos Main Library map

12.00pm – 3.00pm: WORKSHOP: Crime Fiction Workshop with Claire McGowan – – Los Gatos Lodge map

12.30pm – 3.00pm: WORKSHOP: The A to Z of the First Two Pages, with Caroline Bracken – Los Gatos Main Library map – free event

1.00pm – 3.00pm Irish American Crossroads Festival Writers’ Salon, C.B. Hannegan’s map

1.30pm – 2.30pm: Emer Martin Painting Lucia Joyce in Conversation with Dr. Catherine Flynn – Gallery 24 map

1.30pm – 4:00pm: 1916 Discussion, Terrible Beauty Screening map

1.45 – 2.45pm: Breaking Into ScreenwritingLos Gatos Town Chambers map

3:00pm – 4:00pm: Cutting Edge in Irish Publishing, Tramp Press/Mike McCormack – Los Gatos Main Library map

3.00pm – 4.15pm: A Kitchen Story Narrative by Dan McFadden – Los Gatos Town Chambers map

3.00pm – 5.00pm: Flash Fiction Crawl, Coffee Roastery (map) to C.B. Hannegan’s map

4.00pm – 5.00pm: Meet the Artist, Bridget Ryan – Gallery 24 map

4.30pm – 5.45pm: Detective as Muse, Crime Writers & Detectives in Conversation – Los Gatos Town Chambers map

6.00pm – 7.45pm: A Tribute to Flann O’Brien, C.B. Hannegan’s map

8.30pm – 10.00pm: Closing Night C.B. Hannegan’s map