Author: Meg Donohue
Meg Donohue celebrates the release of her second novel, "All the Summer Girls," the story of three friends reunited amidst unraveling lives and the secrets that surface in the beach town of of their youth. The event is 7 p.m. today, May 21, at Books Inc., 74 Town & Country Village, Palo Alto. Go to booksinc.net.
Screening: 'American Promise'
This documentary, which follows two young African American boys for 12 years through their time at an exclusive private school, provides a look into the lives of two middle class Black families as they navigate the ups and downs of parenting and educating their sons. A Q&A session with the filmmakers, Stanford alumni Joe Brewster and Michele Stephenson, and the parents of the students in the film will follow. The event is 6:30 p.m. today, May 21, at Mendenhall Library, Building 120, 450 Serra Mall, Stanford. Go to events.stanford.edu.