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Summer Series: Writers and Readers | Cleve Jones and Meryl Wilsner

July 28 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Summer Series: Writers and Readers
This monthly book series will inspire writers and readers alike. Grow your writing skills in workshops led by local authors. Hear the stories behind the books written by internationally bestselling authors. Meet area booksellers and book lovers. Enjoy delicious eats from area food trucks.  

Thursday, July 28, 2022
5:30 pm, Main Library – 111 Library St NE
Writing Workshop led by Meryl Wilsner, author of Something To Talk About and Mistakes Were Made (launching Fall 2022). Registration required.

Thursday, July 28, 2022
6:30 pm,
Fountain Street Church – 24 Fountain NE
An Evening with Cleve Jones, LGBTQIA+ activist and author of When We Rise. A book signing will follow the presentation.

Thursday, July 28, 2022
5:30 – 8:30 pm,
Outside the Main Library – Library PL NE
Food, Games, Book Vendors, Community Resources
The first 100 meals at each food truck are free! Free food is first come, first served and available for purchase after the first 100 meals have been distributed.

Sponsors: Grand Rapids Public Library Foundation
This event is free and open to the public.


Serie de Verano: Escritores y Lectores
Esta serie mensual de libros inspirará a escritores y lectores por igual. Aumenten sus habilidades de escritura en talleres dirigidos por autores locales. Escuchen las historias detrás de los libros escritos por autores de éxito internacional. Conozcan a los vendedores y amantes de los libros del área. Disfruten de deliciosos platos de los camiones de comida de la zona. 

Jueves, 28 de julio, 2022
5:30 pm,  Biblioteca Principal – 111 Library St NE
Taller de Escritura dirigido por Meryl Wilsner, autoría de Something To Talk About [Algo de qué hablar] y Mistakes Were Made [Se cometieron errores] (lanzamiento Otoño 2022).
Es obligatoria la inscripción.

Jueves, 28 de julio, 2022
6:30 pm, 
Fountain Street Church – 24 Fountain NE
Una tarde con Cleve Jones, activista de LGBTQIA+ y autor de When We Rise [Cuando nos levantemos]. Tras el acto, habrá una firma de libros.

Jueves, 28 de julio, 2022
5:30 – 8:30 pm, 
Fuera de la Biblioteca Principal- Library PL NE
Comida, Juegos, Vendedores de Libros, Recursos Comunitarios
¡Las primeras 100 comidas en cada camión de comida son gratis! La comida gratis se entrega por orden de llegada y está disponible para su compra después de que se hayan distribuido las primeras 100 comidas.

Patrocinadores: Fundación de La Biblioteca Pública de Grand Rapids
Este evento es gratis y abierto al público.

Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Categories:
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Venue

Main Library
111 Library St NE
Grand Rapids, 49503 United States
Phone:
616-988-5400
Website:
www.grpl.org

Organizer

Grand Rapids Public Library
Phone:
616-988-5400
Email:
web@grpl.org
Website:
www.grpl.org