Special Events at The Commonwealth Club
Friday, November 19, 2020
Join us for our 2021 Virtual Gala, celebrating eight Distinguished Citizens and heroes of science and medicine, as well as marking The Commonwealth Club and our past 118 years of powerful nonpartisan conversations. The Gala is the Club’s most important fundraiser; support is gratefully appreciated.
The California Book Awards annually recognize the state’s best writers and illuminate the wealth and diversity of literature written in California. The California Book Awards began in 1931, and through the years recipients have included Jared Diamond, Khaled Hosseini, Kay Ryan, John Steinbeck, Amy Tan, and many others.