Author: Marina von Neumann Whitman
In an event at noon today, April 29, at the Computer History Museum at 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd. in Mountain View, Marina von Neumann Whitman will speak about her book "The Martian's Daughter: A Memoir." She writes about her father, the mathematician John von Neumann, who was a major figure in the Manhattan Project. The book is also about her own life in the shadow of the famed scientist. For more information, go to keplers.com.
Art: Barbara Heinrich
New York jewelry artist Barbara Heinrich is currently showing her contemporary, contemplative pieces in a display through May 22 at De Novo Fine Contemporary Jewelry, 250 University Ave., Palo Alto. The artist is also scheduled to be on hand at the store on May 2 from 2 to 6 p.m. and May 3 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Go to denovo.com.