Frontier Odyssey – The Story of John James Audubon and The Birds of America

Date/Time: Thursday, January 18, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

William Souder
Local author William Souder will speak about his writing process and the journey from Minnesota to Kentucky to Scotland and England while researching his book Under a Wild Sky, the story of pioneer and bird artist John James Audubon.This book was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Biography. Souder’s work has appeared in many publications, including The Washington Post, The New York Times, Smithsonian, and Harper’s.

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Am Now Writer: Public Reading (with guest Nolan Zavoral)

Date/Time: Tuesday, February 20, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Mary Jane LaVigne
Join us for a public reading for writers of poetry, fiction, non- fiction, and more. Sign up to share your short essay, a few poems, fan-fiction, flash-fiction, or your novel in progress; anything you can present in 5 minutes or less. Or, just come to listen! “Am now writer” wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald on his army discharge form, though he’d not yet sold a story. Whether writing is your avocation or vocation, it is our hope that this public reading helps you to claim this title for yourself. Reader registration required prior to the event.

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