Appearances, Interviews, and Lectures

Up Coming Events

Author Appearance at Jumpstart Spring Literacy Fair: Saturday, March 8, 2014, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, OC Heritage Museum, Santa Ana, CA


Past Events 2013

Reading and Book Signing in Virginia! December 7-8, 2013, 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. – Sweet City Desserts, Vienna VA

“I am Flippish!” is coming to San Francisco! – Filipino American International Book Festival, October 19-20, 2013, San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch – San Francisco, CA

Wilmington Children’s Book Festival, Saturday, October 5, 2013, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. – Banning Residence Museum, Wilmington, CA

Book Signing, Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture (Philippine Expressions Bookshop’s Tent) — 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, September 7, 2013, Point Fermin Park, San Pedro, CA

Author Visit, Target Free Family Saturday: Share Your Story! – Saturday, July 13, 2013 – Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA

Philippines Kalayaan 2013 Independence Day Celebration – Saturday, June 8th, 2013, Los Angeles, CA

Author Visit at Nelson Elementary School – Friday, May 17, 2013 – Tustin CA

Family Fair at the OC Mix, Saturday, May 18th, 2013 – Costa Mesa, CA

Santa Ana Public Library 5th Annual Children’s Day/Book Day, Saturday, April 27th, 2013, Santa Ana, CA

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on Sunday, April 21st, 2013 – USC Campus, Philippine Expressions Tent #33

April 19, 2013

Kababayan Today LA 18 TV Interview: Please click links below to view interview

Fil-Am Women Empowered Through Writing

Fulfillment and Rewards in Writing

Halo Halo with Kat Iniba

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Author Visit, Felton Elementary, Lennox, CA, March 27th 2013

Author Appearance and Lecture — Malcolm Elementary, Laguna Niguel, CA March 13, 2013

Past Events 2012

The Launching of Echo Park Library’s Philippine Heritage Collection, October 27th 2012 – Los Angeles, CA

Author Appearance – Carson Library, Carson CA, October 23, 2012

Fil-Am Storytime & Art: FAHM themed Kids Club at SouthBay Pavilion, October 11th, 2012

Orange County Children’s Book Festival, September 30th, 2012

Wilmington Children’s Book Festival,- Supported by United Way, September 15, 2012

Kababayan LA 18 Interview, September 7, 2013

Festival of Philippine Arts and Culture (FPAC) – September 8th & 9th, 2012

Chibi-No-Gakko, Japanese American Summer Camp, Fullerton, July 18th, 2012 – Author Visit and Reading

Books and Cookies, Santa Monica, July 14, 2012 – Reading

Aliso Viejo Public Library Summer Festival, June 23rd, 2012

The Crypto-Capers Review: Interview and Review

Podcast Reading and Lecture – Celebrating World Diversity Day by Beautiful Books for Children, May 21, 2012

Reading – American Cancer Society Relay For Life – Newport Beach, CA, May 19, 2012

El Dorado Emerson School, Orange, May 10th, 2012 – Author Visit and Lecture

SOCO Farmer’s Market – Costa Mesa, CA, May 5th, 2012

Boys and Girls Club, Aliso Viejo, April 30th, 2012 – Children’s Day Author Visit

Papa Didos Ideal Foundation presents Leslie V. Ryan’s book signing of I am Flippish! at Berries Pizza Cafe on April 28th, 2012

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books on Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 – University of Southern California

Author Visit – Newport Beach Farmers’ Market – Newport Beach, CA, March 25, 2012

Author Visit – SoCo Farmers’ Market – Costa Mesa, CA, March 24, 2012

John Malcom Elementary, Laguna Niguel – March 14th, 2012 – Author Visit and Lecture

Crown Valley Elementary, Laguna Niguel, CA – March 5th, 2012 – Author Visit and Lecture

Gloria Dei Preschool – Dana Point, CA – March 2nd, 2012 – Author Visit

El Moro School – Laguna Beach, CA – March 2nd, 2012 – Dr. Seuss Day

School-Wide Reading, Writing Lecture (3rd -5th Grades) and Ancestry Lecture (2nd Grades) – St. Anne School, Laguna Niguel, CA, February 10, 2012


Past Events 2011

St. Mary’s School – Aliso Viejo, December 7th, 2011 – Author Visit

Heritage Source – Krafty Delites Holiday Boutique – Book Signing by Leslie V. Ryan on December 4th, 2011

Author Visit – Aliso Viejo Public Library – Aliso Viejo, CA, November 29, 2011

OC Fashion Week Children’s Fashion Showcase – Santa Ana CA, November 20, 2011

Learning Tree Preschool, Laguna Niguel, CA – Reading and Book Signing, October 19th, 2011

St. Anne School in Laguna Niguel, CA – October 18th, 2011, Book Signing

Laguna Niguel Elementary School, Laguna Niguel, CA – October 11th, 2011 – Lecture and Book Signing

St Anne School, Laguna Niguel, CA – September 27th, 2011, 1st Grade Writing Lecture

UCI Children’s Writing Project presents Leslie V. Ryan for a book signing and lecture at Hicks Canyon Elementary School on July 13th, 2011 and Tarbut V’Torah School on July 27th, 2011




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