Authors to appear at Del Mar Library showcase

The Del Mar Library announces its upcoming schedule of local authors for the Local Author Showcase. The library hosts these author readings with published authors at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays:

• Jan. 7: Author Janet Larson, “My Diary Unlocked”

• Jan. 21: Author Jackie Gmach, “From Bomboloni to Bagel: a Story of Two Worlds”

• Jan. 28: Author Helen Pruden Kaufmann, “White Gloves and Collards”

The Del Mar Branch Library is at 1309 Camino Del Mar. For information, call the library at 858-755-1666. For information about San Diego County Library and other events, visit