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Author Night with Ned Colletti

September 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Author Night with Ned Colletti
The Former General Manager of the LA Dodgers in Conversation with Mark Langill
Date: 9/20/2018 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Cost: Free

Return of LA Dodgers Executive Ned Colletti for Library Author Night on Thursday, September 20, at 7:00 p.m. in the Library Community Room

The Library Community Room is located at 1115 El Centro Street. Admission is free, refreshments will be served, and autographed Ned Colletti and Mark Langill books will be available for purchase. No tickets or reservations. Doors will open at 6 p.m. Mr. Colletti and Mr. Langill will sign books starting at 6 p.m. before their presentation at 7 p.m. and after the Q & A that will conclude around 8:30 p.m. Special surprises will be presented between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m., including an appearance by Roger Owens, the behind-the-back peanut bag tosser at Dodgers games for more than 60 years.

Ned Colletti will be discussing his book, “The Big Chair: The Smooth Hops and Bad Bounces from the Inside World of the Acclaimed Los Angeles Dodgers General Manager”. Colletti is also a SportsNet LA TV Analyst, a Special Adviser to the President of the Dodgers, and a Professor at Pepperdine University. He will be in conversation with Mark Langill, the Dodgers Historian and an All Star caliber author in his own right . Ned Colletti delighted a full house audience at the South Pasadena Library in 2017 along with LA Times Sportswriter and “Dodgers Dugout Columnist” Houston Mitchell.

No tickets or reservations are available and seating is limited as are the number of books available for purchase. The event is presented by the South Pasadena Public Library, the Friends of the South Pasadena Public Library, and Flintridge Books and Coffeehouse with Special Thanks to 210eastsound, Cindy Murphy, and Charles Yung.

Upon request made no later than four (4) business days before the event, the City will provide a reasonable accommodation for a qualified person with a disability to have equal access to the event. Please contact ADA Coordinator and Human Resources Manager, Mariam Lee Ko, at (626) 403-7312 or fill out the City’s request form available at www.southpasadenaca.gov and email the form to Human Resources at HR@southpasadenaca.gov.


September 20, 2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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South Pasadena Public Library Community Room