There are actually 3 Book Launch Celebrations in October: the two in Santa Cruz Oct. 5 & 6, and a third one in San Francisco - Oct. 12, 2:30-4:30. Maybe you could come to the SF event?
The event details can be found on the Aikido of Santa Cruz website www.aikidosantacruz.org
, or the book website www.journeytoaikido.com
Hope to see you! Everyone is welcome.