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Friday, Sept. 29 -- 7 p.m.
BOOK LAUNCH PARTY for Portrait of the Artist as a Bingo Worker
Abandoned Pittsburgh Gallery, Homestead, PA
Featuring readings by Richard Gegick, Dave Newman, Nancy McCabe and Lori Jakiela
Reception and booksigning after the readings

Dream City Wilkinsburg, Saturday, July 16
Reading at the Free Association Series at 1 p.m.
Free and open to everyone

Thursday, July 21-Sunday, July 31
Faculty, Summer Community of Writers
Chatham University

Tuesday, July 5
Hemingway's Summer Series
Reading with Dave Newman, Bob Pajich, Adam Matcho, and more
7 p.m., free and open to everybody
Pittsburgh, PA

Monday, June 13, 2016
East End Book Club
8 p.m.

Thursday, May 19
Pete's Candy Store
Brooklyn, NY
Reading with Rob Spillman and Daniel Nester
7:30 p.m.; Free and Open to Everybody

Monday, May 2; Monday, May 9
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute/Univ. of Pittsburgh
Contact Osher Institute for registration

Saturday, April 30, 4 p.m.
Staghorn Poetry Series/Reading
Greenfield, PA
Free and open to the public

Thursday, March 17
Visiting Author
Carnegie Mellon University

Saturday, Jan. 16
7 p.m.
Opening Reception, "Verse Envisioned"
Panza Gallery

Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Visiting Author
Penn Hills Library
3 p.m.

Wednesday, December 9
Visiting Author
CCAC-Allegheny Campus
6 p.m.

Wednesday, November 18
Book signing, Noon until 2 p.m.
The University Store on Fifth
University of Pittsburgh bookstore
Pittsburgh, PA

Monday, November 9
Visiting Author
Workshop and Reading
Point Park University

Saturday, Nov. 7
Booksigning/author chat -- Barnes and Noble, Greensburg, PA
Makers Faire event
1-5 p.m.

Ally Malinenko and Adam Matcho book launch party
reading with Ally and Adam, Dave Newman and more
8 p.m.
Modern Formations, Pittsburgh

Saturday, October 10
Book Launch featuring Dave Newman, Adam Matcho and Lori Jakiela
East End Book Exchange
Bloomfield, PA
Free and open to everyone
7 p.m.

Saturday, October 10
Featured Author and Panelist
Conversations & Connections Conference
Chatham University
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Friday, October 9
Visiting Author
Cooper-Siegel Library, Fox Chapel, PA
11 a.m.

Saturday, September 12
with Scott Silsbe, Dave Newman, Bob Pajich, Kris Collins, Meghan Tutolo, Jason Baldinger and more
8 p.m., Modern Formations Gallery, Pittsburgh

August 15-August 22
Visiting Writer/Faculty
Chautauqua Institution

Wednesday, July 29

Reading with Steven Sherrill (JOY, PA)
Chatham University Summer Community of Writers
7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 1
SLAB Magazine Launch/Slippery Rock University
8 p.m. at Alumni House
Free and open to the public

Tuesday, April 7
A reading with NY Times Modern Love Editor Dan Jones and Aubrey Hirsh
7 p.m.
Cathedral of Learning, Room 232
Free and open to the public

Saturday, April 11
Crime Writer Bill Boyle Invades Pittsburgh!
Reading with William Boyle, author of DEATH DON'T HAVE NO MERCY and GRAVESEND, plus Dave Newman, author of TWO SMALL BIRDS and RAYMOND CARVER WON'T RAISE OUR CHILDREN, and Bob Pajich, author of TROLLEYMAN.
7 p.m. at East End Book Exchange, Liberty Avenue, Bloomfield
Free and open to the public

Monday, April 27 and Monday May 4
Writing Workshops/The Osher Institute
The University of Pittsburgh
Contact The Osher Institute for registration

Thursday, April 30
8 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
International Workers of the World
May Day Eve Celebration
Bulgarian Macedonian Cultural Center
Homestead, PA
Free plus cash bar
Bring a dish to share

Thursday, May 21
Autumn House Books reading with author Jill Kandel
7 p.m.
East End Book Exchange, Bloomfield
Free and open to the public

Friday, May 22
Reading with Sarah Einstein, author of REMNANTS OF PASSION and more
7 p.m.
East End Book Exchange, Bloomfield
7 p.m.

Friday, June 18-Sunday, June 21
Lori will be reading at the co-directors reading with Sherrie Flick (fiction) and Phil Terman (poetry)

Reading with novelist Steve Sherrill and poet Sheila Squillante
Chatham University Summer Community of Writers
Wednesday, July 29
7 p.m.
Mellon Board Room
Free and open to the public