Join Sunbelt Publications at Burning Beard Brewing Company for a night of locally brewed craft beer and free lectures by local authors. Finish your holiday shopping with a selection of Sunbelt’s quality books and get a free book with purchase. Diana’s “Famous Chili” to be served with condiments. Vegetarian option available. Craft beer will be available for purchase. Please RSVP to ensure enough refreshments for all.
Author Lecture Schedule
6:00 pm - Wendy Esterly, author of Coloring Southern California Birds
This talk will teach the audience easy ways to identify local birds, the time of year they are seen, something interesting about them, and their individual call or song.
6:45 pm - Dr. Bradford Hollingsworth, author of Coloring Lizards, Snakes, & More: Southern California
Brad is the Curator of Herpetology at the San Diego Natural History Museum. He will introduce the audience to the wonderful amphibians and reptiles of San Diego County.
7:30 pm - Mike Wells, co-author of A Natural History of the Anza-Borrego Region: Then and Now
Learn the story of how the landscape and features of the Anza-Borrego desert region evolved over time and how organisms that inhabit the desert have adapted to the harsh conditions found there by taking many different evolutionary paths.