PUBLISHED: 4:15 PM on Wednesday, November 2, 2005
Book signings

Reading and book signing with Haines author Heather Lende who wrote "If You Lived Here, I'd Know Your Name: News from Small-Town Alaska" from 7-8:30 p.m. at Hearthside Books in Nugget Mall.

First Friday book signing with Juneau artist Jim Fowler and Haines author Heather Lende from 5-7 p.m. at Hearthside Books in downtown Juneau.

Astronomy speaker

Dr. Seth Shostak will be speaking at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 14 at the University of Alaska Southeast Egan Library. Shostak is Senior Astronomer at the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence Institute in Mountain View, California and lectures on astronomy and other subjects at the California Academy of Sciences. He has appeared on Discovery Channel, Learning Channel, History Channel, Good Morning America, Larry King Live, and National Geographic Television. He is the host of a one-hour weekly radio program on astrobiology entitled "Are We Alone?"