Author and coffee connoisseur Alec Binyon provides an in-depth look at how to operate a coffee business. His book, “How to Open a Coffeehouse in the Real World,” is a road map for your journey from employee to coffee entrepreneur.

Humorist Eric Miller reads his essay “Hanging Out with Old Attitudes” which was selected for inclusion in this year’s LiveWord performance at Chico’s Blue Room Theater on January 31 and February 1.  LiveWord is a collaboration between the North State Writers group and the Blue Room Theater.