Join neighbors from throughout the St. Croix Valley in reading THE LATEHOMECOMER by Kao Kalia Yang. In June 2021, we will celebrate the arts with activities related to themes found in the book. See www.arts.gov/national-initiatives/nea-big-read/latehomecomer for reader resources and discussion questions.

Find the book at your local library, including book club kits. Free READ & RELEASE copies are available from ArtReach St. Croix.

Or, buy your own copy for 15% off at Valley Bookseller in Stillwater or Chapter2Books in Hudson.

Attend book discussions, speakers, virtual theatre performances and other Big Read events scheduled between May 20 & June 27, 2021.

 

 


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ArtReach St. Croix
ArtReach St. Croix is a non-profit organization whose mission is to connect the St. Croix Valley ...
Chapter2Books
Chapter2Books was opened by Brian and Sue Roegge in the summer of 2011. We are a general interest ...
Cooks of Crocus Hill
 Joy and Connection. They are the things  motivating our hearts and our lives. When Marie talks ...
Hudson Area Library
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Marine Community Library
The Marine Community Library is as unique as the residents it serves. A new partnership between ...
Marine Mills Folk School
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Pleasant Hill Library
Pleasant Hill Library is part of the Dakota County Library system.
Prescott Public Library
Full service community library serving Prescott, Wisconsin, and surrounding areas.
River Falls Public Library
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Somerset Public Library
Public library in Somerset, WI
St. Croix Falls Public Library
The St. Croix Falls Public Library serves all members of the community by providing access to ...
St. Croix Festival Theatre
Festival Theatre’s mission is to make the arts welcoming to all people as an essential part of ...
Stillwater Public Library
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StoryArk
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UWRF Chalmer Davee Library
Library on the campus of University of Wisconsin at River Falls.
Valley Bookseller
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Valley Branch Library
Valley Branch Library is part of the Washington County Library system.
Wilberg Memorial Public Library of Osceola
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ArtReach St. Croix
ArtReach sponsors community arts events and arts education, supports the work of artists and other ...
Carpenter Nature Center
 Carpenter St. Croix Valley Nature Center (CNC) provides a unique opportunity for you to learn and ...
Online/Virtual Space
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St. Croix Falls Public Library
The St. Croix Falls Public Library serves all members of the community by providing access to ...
Stillwater Public Library
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Water Street Inn
The Water Street Inn is a distinctive and romantic 41-room Historic Inn located on the St. Croix ...

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.

NEA Big Read in the St. Croix Valley is presented by ArtReach St. Croix in conjunction with core program partners including Valley Bookseller, Marine Mills Folk School, Twin Cities PBS (TPT), Stillwater Public library and otherlibrary branches located between St. Croix Falls, WI, and Hastings, MN.

GO WITHIN is presented in partnership with the University of Minnesota Press. GO ON is co-sponsored by Foley Kalseim & Co and MidWestOne Bank.

 

 

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