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April 2018

WWVWD Berkeley Book Launch

April 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Books Inc., 1491 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94710
Berkeley, CA 94710 US
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Please join us for a glass of wine (or tequila) and a reading to celebrate the publication of "What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology." Buy a book at the event and your receipt will enter you to win a Crave Vesper Vibrator Necklace! Huge thanks to our tequila sponsors, Herradura and El Jimador. https://www.amazon.com/What-Would-Virginia-Woolf-Questions/dp/1538727951

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May 2018

WWVWD Dallas Book Launch

May 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Interabang Books, 10720 Preston Road #1009B
Dallas, TX 75230
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Please join us for a glass of wine (or tequila) and a conversation between Nina and author Kathleen Kent to celebrate the publication of "What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology." Kathleen Kent’s fourth book, titled The Dime, is an Edgar-nominated contemporary crime novel set in Dallas, based on a short story published in the crime anthology, Dallas Noir. The New York Times picked The Dime as one of…

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WWVWD Austin Book Launch

May 2, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
BookPeople, 603 N Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
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Please join us for a glass of wine (or tequila) and a conversation between Nina and author Amanda Eyre Ward to celebrate the publication of "What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology." Amanda Eyre Ward has published six novels and one short story collection. Her work has been optioned for film and television and published in fifteen countries. Amanda's newest novel, The Jetsetters, is forthcoming from Random House in…

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Aging Without Apology at Writers Bloc Beverly Hills

May 4, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Temple Emanuel of Beverly Hills, 8844 Burton Way
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
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$20

Please join us for tequila and a discussion with Sandra Tsing Loh (The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones), Annabelle Gurwitch (I See You Made an Effort: Compliments, Indignities and Survival Stories from the Edge of 50) and Nina Lorez Collins to celebrate the publication of Nina’s book “What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology.” The ticket includes drinks and a chance to win to win…

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WWVWD Los Angeles Book Signing

May 6, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Soto Lifestyle – Studio City, 12262 Ventura Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91604
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Free with RSVP

Please join us for a glass of wine (or tequila) and a book talk and signing with Nina to celebrate the publication of "What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology." Buy a book at the event and your receipt will enter you to win a Crave Vesper Vibrator Necklace! Huge thanks to our tequila sponsors, Herradura and El Jimador. https://www.amazon.com/What-Would-Virginia-Woolf-Questions/dp/1538727951

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March 2019

What Happens to your Body (and Mind!) After 40 and Beyond

March 15 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The Wing DUMBO, 1 Main Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Brooklyn, NY 11201 US
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Join Nina Collins, founder of The Woolfer—a sisterhood of literary-minded feminists over 40 who offer each other support, resources, inspiration, and humor —for an interactive discussion on the delights and pitfalls of growing older. Nina will be joined by health professionals including an expert in integrative medicine and nutrition, a counseling psychologist, a board-certified Ob/Gyn, and a plastic surgeon/dermatologist who will share their holistic perspectives on the evolution of our bodies and minds as we age—and how we can maintain…

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April 2019

Woolfing at the Movies: Wild Nights With Emily

April 14 @ 4:50 pm - 7:00 pm
Quad Cinema, 34 West 13th Street, New York City, NY 10011
New York City, NY 10011 US
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We're getting a big group of Woolfers together to go see Wild Nights with Emily in NYC! The film was directed by Woolfer Madeline Olnek and she'll be giving a talkback after the screening.  ABOUT THE MOVIE: The poet Emily Dickinson's persona, popularized since her death, has been that of a reclusive spinster - a delicate wallflower, too sensitive for this world. In this humorous drama, Molly Shannon captures the vivacious, irreverent side of Emily Dickinson that was covered up for…

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Accidentally Brave

April 29 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
DR2 Theater, 103 East 15th Street, New York, NY 10003
New York, NY 10003 US
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Woolfer Maddie Corman is starring in a new play (that she also wrote!) and we want to get a whole bunch of Woolfers together to go! We've arranged for a special group-rate to sit up close (in an intimate Off-Broadway house) and enjoy the show. ABOUT THE PLAY: Courageous, daring, and unflinchingly honest, ACCIDENTALLY BRAVE is an inspiring true story about discovering a new normal when everything you thought you knew comes undone. With raw vulnerability and unexpected humor, actor…

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May 2019

Face Our Fears About Retirement Planning!

May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Nina’s apartment, 1 Main Street Apt 12A, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Brooklyn, NY 11201 US
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$45

Too many of us bury our heads in the sand about the financial realities of preparing for retirement. Let's face our fears together! Come join us for a very intimate, sure-to-be lively (and always frank)  Dinner (delicious and homecooked by Ruby Moreno), Drinks & Discussion with Certified Financial Planner Stephanie Genkin. See her prep essay on the subject here. Stephanie is a Certified Financial Planner and Principal of My Financial Planner, LLC, a Brooklyn-based Registered Investment Advisor. She’ll give a short…

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Grief and Gratitude with Jenny Douglas

May 8 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
1 Main St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Brooklyn, NY 11201 US
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$90

The experience of heartbreak–whatever its source–represents a kind of initiation, and a marked departure from a map that may once have felt clearly-marked into a forest that can be wild and unruly and breathtaking. How we choose to enter the forest and be in it, says a lot about the kind of shape we’ll find ourselves in when we make our way out of it. In this intimate yet structured three-hour workshop available to any separating or divorced woman over 40, we’ll…

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