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Thursday, January 5, 2017

Warm up with Winter Reads 2017

Cozy up with a warm drink for the 2017 Winter Reads adult reading program at Dakota County libraries.
 
Rate and submit reviews of books read from Jan. 9‒Feb. 28 to be eligible to win prizes. Participants can enter an unlimited number of reviews during this time period. The more reviews submitted, the better chance to win.
 
Winter Reads is presented in partnership with the Metropolitan Library Agency (MELSA) and the Dakota County Library Foundation. There is no cost to participate or attend programs.
 
For more information, please visit www.dakotacounty.us/library or call 651-450-2900.
 
Be sure to check out author appearances happening during the Winter Reads season or consider attending one of Dakota County Library's many book clubs.
 
Author: Terry Kerber
Learn about author Terry Kerber's inspiration for his nonfiction account of athletic success in Major Taylor — The Inspiring Story of a Black Cyclist and the Men Who Helped Him Achieve Worldwide Fame. Kerber will sell and sign his book. Presented by the Rosemount Area Arts Council.
 
Robert Trail: Tuesday, Jan. 17, 6:30–8 pm
 
Author: Julie Klassen
Meet Julie Klassen, award-winning romance and fiction author of The Innkeeper of Ivy Hill and The Silent Governess, and receive an original coloring page based on the cover of her book The Painter's Daughter. Klassen will sell and sign her books.
 
Pleasant Hill: Monday, Jan. 23, 6:30–8 pm
 
Author: Colin Nelson
Hear author Colin Nelson discuss Up Like Thunder, his first mystery novel in the Pete Chandler series that offers suspense set in exotic locations. Nelson will sell and sign his book. Presented by the Rosemount Area Arts Council.
 
Robert Trail: Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6:30–8 pm

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