• Breakfast With The Authors

About Breakfast With The Authors

    • October 26, 2019
    • 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • SBCEO Auditorium, 4400 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara
    • This event is for adults and children ages 12 and over.

    Enjoy a delicious brunch featuring several types of quiche, fresh fruit, and baked goods while mingling with well-known and much-loved authors & illustrators of children’s literature.

    This program includes authors’ comments, brunch, raffle prizes, and the chance to purchase personally autographed books. We encourage you to come dressed as a favorite author or book character, but costumes are strictly optional.

    The following authors/illustrators will be featured:

    • Julie Dillemuth
    • Mel Gilden
    • Joan Bransfield Graham
    • Carol Heyer
    • Bonnie Lady Lee
    • Alexis O’Neill
    • Karen Lee Stevens
    • Greg Trine
    • Henry Turner
    • Frans Vischer
    • Robin Yardi


  • Menu includes three types of quiche:

    • Ham, Gruyere Cheese, & Mushroom
    • Fresh Spinach, Onion, & Feta Cheese
    • Roasted Tomato & Basil


    In addition to quiche, there will be:

    • Fresh fruit salad
    • Bagels and cream cheese
    • Coffee cake, croissants, and other assorted pastries
    • Coffee, tea, and juice

Event Contact(s)


  • Reservations are required.

    Register here.

    • Deadline to register and for cancellations/refunds: October 18
    • Payment must be received one week prior to the event.

    Please make checks payable to SBCEO and send to:


    Attn: Rose Koller, ETS

    PO Box 6307

    Santa Barbara, CA 93160-6307