The Library Foundation's new cultural series featuring author events, musical performances, film screenings, cooking demonstrations, and gallery exhibitions at the Austin Central Library.




Andrew Sean Greer  |  Less
Wednesday, June 13, 7:00pm
Special Events Center

2018 Fiction Pulitzer Prize winner Andrew Sean Greer will read from and discuss his novel Less with author Amanda Eyre Ward, with a book signing to follow. To reserve a spot in the signing line, purchase a copy of Less in advance through BookPeople. This event is presented in partnership with BookPeople.

Brian Catling | The Cloven
Wednesday, July 18, 7:00pm
Demo Area (1st Floor)

Brian Catling comes to Austin for the finale of the Vorrh trilogy. He'll be presenting The Cloven in conversation with Kirkus Reviews editor Clay Smith. This event is presented in partnership with BookPeople.




Alon Shaya  |  Shaya
Monday May 14, 7:00pm
Two-time James Beard award-winning chef Alon Shaya, whose celebrated New Orleans restaurants have been hailed as the country's best and most innovative, will share stories of his culinary heritage and demonstrate recipes from his new cookbook and memoir Shaya.

Program Sponsors

Grant and Margot Thomas

Joyce L. and Stephen Hunt

Bipin and Rita Avashia