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Oct
14
Mon
Moving Words: Writers Across Minnesota @ Brainerd Public Library
Oct 14 @ 12:00 pm
Author Photos Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors: Ed Bok Lee, Margi Preus, Andrea Swensson, and Diane Wilson. Moving Words is an opportunity for writers and readers to explore various themes together: the impact of literature in their lives, their connection as fellow Minnesotans, and the lens through which we read. ASL interpretation and other accommodations provided upon request, with two week advance notice. ————————————————- This program in the Moving Words series is presented with Kitchigami Regional Library. Presented by BNSF Railway Foundation, Moving Words is a program of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library as the Library of Congress-designated Minnesota Center for the Book. Additional support is provided by the Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts, Northern Lights Library Network, and Education Minnesota. This program is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Department of Education and the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund. Sponsor Logos
Oct
24
Thu
Moving Words: Writers Across Minnesota @ Mayo Civic Center: American Legion Room
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm

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PLEASE NOTE: THE LOCATION FOR THE EVENT HAS CHANGED SINCE FIRST PUBLISHED.

Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors: Charles Baxter, Cori Doerrfeld, Kaethe Schwehn, and Chaun Webster. Moving Words is an opportunity for writers and readers to explore various themes together: the impact of literature in their lives, their connection as fellow Minnesotans, and the lens through which we read. ASL interpretation will be provided upon request with two week advance notice.

ASL interpretation and other accommodations provided upon request, with two week advance notice.

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This program in the Moving Words series is presented with Rochester Public Library. Presented by BNSF Railway Foundation, Moving Words is a program of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library as the Library of Congress-designated Minnesota Center for the Book. Additional support is provided by the Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts and Education Minnesota. This program is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Department of Education and the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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Oct
26
Sat
Moving Words: Writers Across Minnesota @ George Latimer Central Library
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm

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Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors:  Linda LeGarde Grover, Heid E. Erdrich, Gwen Westerman, and Diane Wilson. Moving Words is an opportunity for writers and readers to explore various themes together: the impact of literature in their lives, their connection as fellow Minnesotans, and the lens through which we read.

ASL interpretation and other accommodations provided upon request, with two week advance notice.

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Presented by BNSF Railway Foundation, Moving Words is a program of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library as the Library of Congress-designated Minnesota Center for the Book. Additional support is provided by the Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts and Education Minnesota. This program is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Department of Education and the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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Oct
28
Mon
Moving Words: Writers Across Minnesota @ Meinders Community Library
Oct 28 @ 6:30 pm

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Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors: Jack El-Hai, Allen Eskens, Shannon Gibney, and Ed Bok Lee. Moving Words is an opportunity for writers and readers to explore various themes together: the impact of literature in their lives, their connection as fellow Minnesotans, and the lens through which we read.

ASL interpretation and other accommodations provided upon request, with two week advance notice.

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This program in the Moving Words series is presented with Plum Creek Library System. Presented by BNSF Railway Foundation, Moving Words is a program of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library as the Library of Congress-designated Minnesota Center for the Book. Additional support is provided by the Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts and Education Minnesota. This program is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Department of Education and the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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Nov
4
Mon
Moving Words: Writers Across Minnesota @ New Ulm Public Library
Nov 4 @ 6:30 pm

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Enjoy a lively discussion with four multi-genre, Minnesota Book Award-winning authors: Cary Griffith, Geoff Herbach, Wendy Webb, and Gwen Westerman. Moving Words is an opportunity for writers and readers to explore various themes together: the impact of literature in their lives, their connection as fellow Minnesotans, and the lens through which we read.

ASL interpretation and other accommodations provided upon request, with two week advance notice.

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This program in the Moving Words series is presented with Traverse de Sioux Library System. Presented by BNSF Railway Foundation, Moving Words is a program of The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library as the Library of Congress-designated Minnesota Center for the Book. Additional support is provided by the Harlan Boss Foundation for the Arts and Education Minnesota. This program is made possible in part by the State of Minnesota through a grant to the Minnesota Department of Education and the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.

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