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February 2018

DOOR COUNTY READS KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Kao Kalia Yang

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Stone Harbor Resort, 107 N. First Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, 54235
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Join Door County Libraries and Write On, Door County for a reading and talk by Kao Kalia Yang, author of this year's Door County Read selection The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir. A reception and book signing follows the presentation. In search of a place to call home, thousands of Hmong families made the journey from the war-torn jungles of Laos to the overcrowded refugee camps of Thailand and onward to the United States, but their experiences remain largely unknown.…

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ART/SPEAKS: A Free Writing Lab

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00am on day Second of the month, repeating indefinitely

Write On, Door County is pleased to partner with Margaret Lockwood Gallery on Art/Speaks, a free writing lab encouraging people to write in response to the images on exhibit. Led by an accomplished writer, these 60-minute writing activities are perfect for both beginning and advanced writers in any genre. Offered the second Friday of every month, year-round. Watch for information about the selected art piece and guest writer for this month's Art/Speaks program! About Art/Speaks: The practice of using words to…

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Door County Reads: Play Reading

February 11 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Third Avenue Playhouse, 239 Third Avenue
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54234
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Join Door County Libraries and Third Avenue Playhouse for a staged reading of Arthur Miller's play "A View from the Bridge." Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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Door County Reads: Film Presentation

February 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sister Bay Library, 2323 Mill Rd.
Sister Bay, 54234 United States
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Join Door County Libraries for a screening and discussion of the film "Gran Torino." Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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Door County Reads Book Discussion

February 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fish Creek Library, 4097 Highway 42
Fish Creek, 54212
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Join Door County Libraries for a discussion of the 2018 Door County Reads selection, The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang. Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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WRITING MEMOIRS: A Door County Reads Program

February 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Scandia Village, The Meadows, 10560 Applewood Rd.
Sister Bay, 54234
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Inspired by Kao Kalia Yang's memoir The Latehomecomer, the 2018 Door County Reads selection, Write On offers several opportunities for members of our community to begin their own memoirs. Yang called her book a 'love letter' to her grandmother, whose spirit held their family together. These free, 90-minute sessions will help you start your own 'love letter' to your family. Please note that the date originally posted of Monday, February 12, is incorrect! The session is Tuesday, February 13. Find out…

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Door County Reads: Film Presentation

February 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sturgeon Bay Public Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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Join Door County Libraries for a screening and discussion of "Gran Torino," facilitated by Mike Orlock. Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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Door County Reads Program

February 13 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sister Bay Library, 2323 Mill Rd.
Sister Bay, 54234 United States
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Join Door County Libraries for a discussion of the 2018 Door County Reads selection, The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir by Kao Kalia Yang. Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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WRITING MEMOIRS: A Door County Reads Program

February 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sturgeon Bay Public Library, 107 S. Fourth Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
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Inspired by Kao Kalia Yang's memoir The Latehomecomer, the 2018 Door County Reads selection, Write On offers several opportunities for members of our community to begin their own memoirs. Yang called her book a 'love letter' to her grandmother, whose spirit held their family together. These free, 90-minute sessions will help you start your own 'love letter' to your family. Find out more about the programs of Door County Reads by visiting their website.

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International Mother Language Day Reading

February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hope Church, 141 S. 12th Ave.
Sturgeon Bay, 54235
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Celebrate International Mother Language Day with Write On as people share poems and stories in their native languages! This reading not only celebrates the languages of the world spoken here in Door County, it also invites audience members to relax and appreciate the rhythm and music of poetry, rather than focus on the poem's "message." Past languages presented at this annual event have included Bulgarian, French, German, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish, Swedish, Ukranian, and Walloon. Speakers of languages other…

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