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December 2016

Tuesday
6
6:00 PM

A night of local and global flavors with local food advocate Beth Dooley, author of IN WINTER’S KITCHEN. Featuring recipes from Naomi Duguid’s beautiful new cookbook TASTE OF PERSIA, reinterpreted with fresh and local Minnesota ingredients. Enjoy delicious snacks, Beth’s culinary wisdom, and the bookstore’s eclectic selection of cookbooks. You can join us for this event at Milkweed Books, our new bookstore on the first floor of the Open Book building.

Free and open to the public

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave. S.
Open Book, First Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
612-215-2540
Thursday
15
6:00 PM

Milkweed Books presents a vibrant selection of regional authors and titles at Modern Midwest's second annual Modern Market, a shopping event highlighting local and handcrafted art, accessories, foods, beverages, and other distinctly Midwestern wares. Our booksellers will feature cookbooks celebrating local ingredients, fiction rooted in the region, and explorations of the area's art, history, and industry.

$10 in advance, $20 at the door

Minneapolis, MN
Fast Horse
240 9th Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55401
United States
Thursday
15
6:00 PM

Local events organization Dissonance presents an evening of conversation and performance in partnership with Milkweed Books. Acknowledging the often unspoken difficulties that can accompany the holidays, Dissonance approaches the season with support and humor, "as we gather to say 'Hey, we're all in this together.'" Light appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages provided, Q&A following program. Featuring: Nora McInerny Purmont, author of It's Okay To Laugh (Crying is Cool Too), local musicians Katy Vernon and Davina Sowers. Hosts: David Campbell and Sarah Souder Johnson.

Free and open to the public, registration appreciated

Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Books
1011 Washington Ave. S.
Open Book, Second Floor - Target Performance Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55415
United States
Saturday
17
7:00 PM

Milkweed Books joins other local vendors for a Holiday Bazaar at the Low & Friends Christmas performance at First Avenue, presented by 89.3 The Current. Milkweed's selection will include books by local and regional authors, as well as local music books and holiday titles. A portion of all proceeds benefits Second Harvest Heartland.

18+ $20 in advance, $25 at the door

Minneapolis, MN
First Ave
701 First Ave N
Minneapolis, MN 55403
United States

January 2017

Saturday
7
7:00 PM

Chris Dombrowski will read from and sign his new book, Body of Water: A Sage, a Seeker, and the World's Most Elusive Fish.  

Free and open to the public.

Denver, CO
Tattered Cover Book Store
2526 E Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80206
United States
(303) 322-7727
Monday
9
6:30 PM

Chris Dombrowski will read from and sign his new book, Body of Water: A Sage, a Seeker, and the World's Most Elusive Fish.  

Free and open to the public

Steamboat Springs, CO
Bud Werner Memorial Library
1289 Lincoln Ave
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
United States
(970) 879-0240
Friday
13
7:30 PM

Chris Santiago will read from his new collection of poetry, Tula

Free and open to the public.

Fridley, MN
Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts
6666 E River Rd
Fridley, MN 55432
United States
(763) 574-1850
Friday
20
7:00 PM

Chris Dombrowski will read from and sign his new book, Body of Water: A Sage, a Seeker, and the World's Most Elusive Fish.  

Free and open to the public.

Bozeman, MT
Country Bookshelf
28 W Main St
Bozeman, MT 59715
United States

June 2017

Saturday
3
9:00 AM

The 4th annual Bread Loaf Orion Environmental Writers’ Conference is a week-long writers’ conference, based on the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference model, that’s designed to hone the skills of people interested in producing literary writing about the environment and the natural world. The conference is co-sponsored by the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Orion Magazine, and Middlebury College’s Environmental Studies Program. Faculty will include acclaimed nature and environmental writers Megan Mayhew Bergman, Camille T. Dungy, John Elder, Ross Gay, Ted Genoways, Robin Wall Kimmerer, and Joe Wilkins. In addition to their literary accomplishments, each faculty member has been specifically chosen for their skill at guiding developing writers.

Application and registration required.

Middlebury, VT
Bread Loaf Campus
4265 Ripton 125
Middlebury, VT 05753
United States