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Advocacy Action Steps: A Letter from The Friends’ President

This letter was sent to board members and staff of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library on March 16, 2017 in reaction to President Trump’s proposed budget.

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Upcoming Events

Mar
31
Fri
Loud at the Library: Charlie Par... @ George Latimer Central Library
Loud at the Library: Charlie Par... @ George Latimer Central Library
Mar 31 @ 7:30 pm
Loud at the Library: Charlie Parr w/ Tree Party  @ George Latimer Central Library | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Doors at 7 p.m. | Music at 7:30 p.m. Due to overwhelming interest, presale tickets for this event have SOLD OUT! We’re thrilled that you want to join us and will make a limited number of tickets available at the door, but get there early before they’re gone! Charlie Parr is a roots musician like no other today. The Minnesota musician has built a frenzied following of fans around the world with his energetic performances and 12 records. On his 13th album and Red House Records debut, Stumpjumper, Charlie showcases his blistering finger-picking as he switches between acoustic guitar, dobro and banjo — and Read the Rest...
Apr
4
Tue
Books & Bars: “The Sellout” @ Happy Gnome
Books & Bars: “The Sellout” @ Happy Gnome
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm
Books & Bars: “The Sellout” @ Happy Gnome | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
With The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library, moderator Jeff Kamin brings his unique take on a public book club show to Saint Paul every first Tuesday of the month (with some exceptions). Even if you don’t like the featured book, he “guarantees a good time at our entertaining discussions.” All are welcome to try this moderated reinvention of the book club. No registration required. 5:30 Happy Hour Social | 6:15 Discussion The Sellout by Paul Beatty A biting satire about a young man’s isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to the Supreme Court, Paul Beatty’s The Sellout showcases a Read the Rest...

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