San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
On August 6, from 6 to 8 p.m., come celebrate the release of Deadout, the sequel to Jon McGoran's acclaimed ecological thriller Drift, with a launch party at the famed Morris Arboretum in Chestnut Hill. Enjoy samples of local mead from Stonekeep Meadery, locally brewed honey beer from Iron Hill Brewery, snacks from Weavers Way Co-op, and live music, as well as access to the Arboretum’s lovely grounds and an actual demonstration beehive, and a reading and book-signing. Local beekeeping, sustainability, urban agriculture, and co-op groups will also be on-hand with information about some of the topics and themes addressed in the book. Big Blue Marble Bookstore will handle onsite book sales. The event is free, as is admission to the Arboretum for this special event.