Events/Schedule

Want to meet Mark, listen to a reading from Beyond the Pasta, buy a copy, and have him autograph and inscribe it especially for you?  Maybe you’d like to cook alongside him in a cooking class (*) and learn some of his Italian recipes?  Check the list below for the dates and events nearest you.  More are being added every day, so check back often.  And tell your friends!

2013 UPCOMING EVENTS (more are in the works):

Tuesday, March 12, 2013:

Birmingham Bake & Cook Co, Birmingham, AL. Details

Friday, April 19 through Sunday, April 21, 2013:

Cook’s Warehouse (All 4 locations), Atlanta, GA. Details forthcoming…

2012/2011/2010 PAST EVENTS:
Thursday, January 24, 2013:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co, Birmingham, AL. Details
Tuesday, October 2, 2012:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co, Birmingham, AL.
Sunday, September 16, 2012:
Cook’s Warehouse, Midtown Store, Atlanta, GA.  Details
Saturday, September 15, 2012: 2 Classes
1. Cook’s Warehouse, Decatur Store, Decatur, GA. Details
2. Cook’s Warehouse, East Cobb Store, Marietta, GA. Details
Friday, September 14, 2012:
Cook’s Warehouse, Brookhaven Store, Atlanta, GA. Details
Thursday, September 13, 2012:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co, Birmingham, AL.
Wednesday, September 12, 2012:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co., Birmingham, AL.
Saturday, August 25, 2012:
Book Club Presentation, Decatur, AL. Private engagement.
Thursday, August 2, 2012:
Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater, MN. Hands On Class. Details
Saturday, July 21 thru Saturday, July 28, 2012:
DaVinci Wines, 2012 Storyteller “Language Arts” ~ Details
Thursday, July 12, 2012:
Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater, MN. Hands On Class. Details
Monday, June 18, 2012:
Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater, MN. Hands On Class. Details
Friday, June 15, 2012:
Cooks of Crocus Hill, Stillwater, MN. Hands On Class. Details
Sunday, March 25, 2012:
The Cook’s Warehouse – Midtown, Atlanta, GA. Hands on class. Details
Saturday, March 24, 2012:
The Cook’s Warehouse – East Cobb, Marietta, GA. Hands on class. Details
Saturday, March 24, 2012:
The Cook’s Warehouse – Decatur, Decatur, GA. Hands on class. Details
Friday, March 23, 2012:
The Cook’s Warehouse – Brookhaven, Atlanta, GA. Hands on class. Details
Thursday, February 16, 2012:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co., Birmingham, AL. Cooking Demo. Details
Monday, October 10, 2011:
The Today Show with Kathie Lee & Hoda, 10:00a-11:00a. Watch the segment
Tuesday, December 6, 2011:
Dogwood Garden Club, Montgomery, AL. Guest Speaker. Private event.
Friday, December 2, 2011
Goat Hill Museum Store, Alabama State Capital Building, Montgomery, AL. Book signing. Details
Sunday, November 20, 2011:
Page & Palette Open House, Fairhope, AL, Book signing. Details
Saturday, November 12, 2011:
Farm to Fork Food Invasion, Montgomery, AL, Cooking demo and book signing. Details
Tuesday, October 25, 2011:
Wetumpka Public Library, Wetumpka, AL, Lecture and signing. Details
Thursday, October 6, 2011:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co., Birmingham, AL. Cooking Demo. Details
Wednesday, September 13, 2011:
Dalton-Whitfield County Library, lecture and book signing, Dalton, GA (DETAILS)
Monday, July 11, 2011:
The Book Shelf, book signing and dinner event, Winona, MN
Tuesday, February 8, 2011:
Book Club cooking demo, Birmingham, AL.
Thursday, February 17, 2011:
Selma Library Author Series, Selma, AL. To attend, see details: Lunch at the Library
Thursday, April 7, 2011:
Birmingham Bake & Cook Co., Birmingham, AL. Cooking Demo. Details forthcoming.
Saturday, April 9, 2011:
Lavender Library, Sacramento, CA. Book reading and signing, 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011:
Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco, CA. Guest Speaker and Cooking Demo. To attend, see details: Enogastronomia
Thursday, April 14, 2011:
Italian American Heritage Foundation, San Jose, CA. Guest Speaker. To attend, see details: Mark Leslie: Beyond the Pasta
Saturday, April 16, 2011:
Cavallo Point Resort, Sausalito, CA. Cooking class: Details forthcoming.
Friday, May 20, 2011:
Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders, Wisconsin Public Radio, with host Jean Feraca. Live statewide broadcast.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011:
Radio Appearance on “Community Affairs” with host Carolyn Hutchison, WTSU, Alabama Public Radio (89.9), Noon.
Saturday, January 22, 2011:
Book signing, FoodBlogSouth, Birmingham, AL. For details see: FoodBlogSouth
Thursday, February 3, 2011:
Book Club meeting, Montgomery, AL
Saturday, September 11, 2010:
Alabama Booksmith, Birmingham, AL: 2:00 p.m. Store website
Thursday, September 16, 2010:
Capitol Book & News, Montgomery, AL: 4:00 p.m. Store website
Saturday, September 18, 2010:
Johnsburg Public Library, Johnsburg, IL: 2:00 p.m. See Details
Sunday, September 19, 2010:
Read Between the Lynes, Woodstock, IL: 2:00 p.m. Store website
Tuesday, September 21, 2010:
The Book Shelf, Winona, MN: Time TBD. Store website
(*)Wednesday, September 22, 2010:
The Chef’s Gallery, Stillwater, MN: 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (*Cooking Demo and Book Signing) Store website
Saturday, September 25, 2010:
Festa Italiana Seattle, Seattle WA: At the Dante Alighieri Booth, Fischer Hall, lower level, Booth #3, 11 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. General Event Information

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