Saturday May 03 2014   12:00 PM
Empire Mine State Historic Park  10791 E Empire St., Grass Valley, CA  map

Join author Gary Noy and publisher Malcolm Margolin for lunch, private cottage and yard tour, and presentation. Tickets include one copy of Sierra Storiesadmission to the park, lunch, and a guided tour of the Empire Mine grounds.

$25; for more information visit

Gary Noy

A Sierra Nevada native and current resident, Gary Noy taught history at Sierra College from 1987 until 2012. He founded the Sierra College Center for Sierra Nevada Studies and served as its director until his retirement. His previous titles include Sierra Stories: Tales of Dreamers, Schemers, Bigots, and Rogues (Heyday, 2014), which won the Gold Medal for Best Regional Nonfiction from the Next Generation Indie Book Awards, The Illuminated Landscape: A Sierra Nevada Anthology (Heyday, 2010), which he coedited, and Distant Horizon: Documents from the 19th Century American West (University of Nebraska Press, 1999). Visit his website at