Public Events

The Outdoor Art Club has many FREE public events throughout the year. It is a perfect time to visit and learn more about who we are and what we do. Our popular Garden Tour will be held May 16, 2019.


Thursday, September 20, 2018
1 p.m.
Marin Theater Company Literary Manager and Resident Dramaturg Laura Brueckner

Behind the Scenes at MTC

Marin Theater Company creates intimate, powerful, and emotional experiences that engage audiences and and challenge them to embrace new ideas and broader world views. As MTC’s literary manager and resident dramaturge, Laura Brueckner, Ph.D., provides literary, cultural, and artistic insight for each production and oversees the review of manuscripts submitted for the theater’s two national play prizes for new works. Come learn about her vital behind-the-scenes contributions, and about MTC’s upcoming 2018-19 season of urgent and necessary stories that illuminate what it means to live in America today.
Admission is Free


Wednesday, October 3, 2018 7 p.m.
Nikki Meredith, Author of
The Manson Women & Me: Monsters, Morality & Murder

In Conversation with Caitlin Meredith

Author Nikki Meredith will discuss her recent book, The Manson Women & Me: Monsters, Morality & Murder in a live interview conducted by her daughter, Caitlin Meredith.
Part memoir and part true-crime narrative, The Manson Women and Me is an unflinching examination of Leslie Van Houten and Patricia Krenwinkel, two seemingly normal young women who took a dark journey into the very heart of evil.
Nikki Meredith is an award-winning journalist whose work has appeared in The Pacific Sun, The Marin Independent Journal, Psychology Today, The San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle, and California Living, among others. She is a former probation officer, a licensed family therapist, and a former NPR reporter. 
Caitlin Meredith is also an award-winning journalist, whose work has appeared in The San Francisco Examiner, The Marin Independent Journal, The Pacific Sun, Parenting, Psychology Today, Health, USA Today, and Utne Reader. She is a licensed clinical social worker, a former probation officer, and an adviser to The San Quentin News.