When: Tue., May 11, 7 p.m. 2010
A longtime TV scriptwriter, editor, and producer, Rita Lakin worked on such classic shows as The Mod Squad and Dynasty. She's also the award-winning author of Getting Old Is to Die For, Getting Old Is Criminal, and other novels featuring silver-haired sleuth Gladdy Gold. Meet Lakin and fellow mystery authors Ann Parker and Simon Wood at the Castro Valley Library (20055 Redwood Rd., Castro Valley) on Tuesday, May 11. 7 p.m., free.