Silicon Valley Reads 2021 Virtual Kickoff Event

Together: Connecting and Finding Comfort

Thursday, Janurary 28, 2021
6:30 p.m. (PST)
Zoom event (registration required)

Join panelists Dr. Sara Cody, Santa Clara County Public Health Officer; Dr. James Doty, Clinical Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at Stanford University School of Medicine and Founder/Director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University; and Usha Srinivasan, Co Founder and President, Mosaic Silicon Valley as they share their perspectives on ways in which individuals and communities can find comfort and connection through difficult times. There will be a special appearance from Dr. Vivek Murthy, author of Together: The Healing Power of Human Connection in a Sometimes Lonely World. The event will be moderated by San Jose Mercury News Columnist, Sal Pizarro. Registration for the Zoom event is required and available at

This is a free, online-only program; pre-register to receive a link to the live-stream event.

Silicon Valley Reads 2021 Calendar of Events

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Complete Silicon Valley Reads 2021 Calendar of Events

Silicon Valley Reads is an annual community engagement program presented by Santa Clara County Library DistrictSan José Public Library and Santa Clara County Office of Education.  Follow Silicon Valley Reads on Facebook and Twitter and watch for more details on the website