Book Launch Celebrations!


1.   Saturday, Oct. 5  -  6:30 – 9:00 pm

First Congregational Church

900 High Street, Santa Cruz

Readings by author Linda Holiday

Remarks by Motomichi Anno Sensei

and other distinguished guests

“The Art of Peace in the 21st Century”

Aikido demonstrations

Admission $10 (free under age 12)

OR $25 includes a signed book!


2.   Sunday, Oct. 6  -  10:30 – 3:00 pm

Aikido of Santa Cruz

306 Mission Street, Santa Cruz

Aikido Classes taught by Mary Heiny Sensei,

Linda Holiday Sensei, and Special Guest Instructors!!

Remarks by Motomichi Anno Sensei, 8th dan

Book reading by author Linda Holiday

Refreshments & Book-signing!

Admission $40 

Or:  $55 includes a signed book!


3.   Saturday, Oct. 12  -  2:30 – 4:30 pm

Heart of San Francisco Aikido

2565 Third Street, San Francisco

Book Reading and Talk by Author Linda Holiday, 

Aikido Demonstrations, and Distinguished Speakers

on “The Art of Peace in the 21st Century”

Book signing, speak with the author, refreshments! 

Books will be available for purchase 

at the event, at a discounted price

This event is FREE




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