Stride’s Duluth: Author Brian Freeman to Visit Aitkin Public Library

East Central Regional Library invites the public to join international bestselling author Brian Freeman for an experience that may cause you to never look at Duluth, Minnesota, the same way again.

This Minnesota author presents Stride’s Duluth, a special slideshow presentation profiling real-life places in the Northland that have been featured in Freeman’s books from the Jonathan Stride series. He has earned prestigious awards for his psychological thrillers, which have been sold in 46 countries and 20 languages.

Mr. Freeman was scheduled to visit the Aitkin Public Library in February, but the event was cancelled due to the weather.  So now he’s back!  Join us for this unique program on Thursday, April 20 at 6:30 pm at the Aitkin Public Library.

This project was funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Straw Bale Gardening Author to Visit Mora Public Library

Discover the method of straw bale gardening with Minnesota author Joel Karsten on Sunday, March 19 at 3:00 pm. The presentation will include information about how to use straw bales as planting containers for vegetable gardening from his book Straw Bale Gardens Complete.

This project is funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Chisago Lakes Author Series Concludes with Erin Hart and Paddy O’Brien

The Chisago Author Series concludes on Tuesday, March 14 at 6:30 pm with a visit from Erin Hart and Paddy O’Brien.

Erin Hart will be discussing The Book of Killowen, the fourth in an acclaimed suspense series, and Paddy O’Brien sharing his many adventures in The Road from Castlebarnagh: Growing Up in Irish Music, a Memoir. Join us for this final event in the author series.

This project was funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Author Series Continues in Chisago Lakes

The Chisago Author Series continues on Tuesday, February 28 at 6:30 pm with Joel Karsten and the story behind his book, Straw Bale Gardens Complete. Mr. Karsten will provide information about how to use straw bales as planting containers for vegetable gardening.

The Series concludes with Erin Hart discussing The Book of Killowen, the fourth in an acclaimed suspense series, and Paddy O’Brien sharing his many adventures in The Road from Castlebarnagh: Growing Up in Irish Music, a Memoir on March 14 at 6:30 pm.

This project was funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

ECRL to host Brian Freeman Author Tour, Stride’s Duluth

East Central Regional Library invites the public to join international bestselling author Brian Freeman for an experience that may cause you to never look at Duluth, Minnesota, the same way again.

This Minnesota author in his upcoming author tour presents Stride’s Duluth, a special slideshow presentation profiling real-life places in the Northland that have been featured in Freeman’s books from the Jonathan Stride series. He has earned prestigious awards for his psychological thrillers, which have been sold in 46 countries and 20 languages.

Don’t miss Freeman’s presentation at the following ECRL branch libraries:
Mora Public Library, Thursday, Feb. 16, 6:30 p.m.
Hinckley Public Library, Saturday, Feb. 18, 10:30 a.m.
North Branch Area Library, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 6:30 p.m.
Aitkin Public Library, Thursday, Feb. 23, 6:30 p.m.
Princeton Area Library, Saturday, Feb. 25, 10:30 a.m.
Cambridge Public Library, Monday, Feb. 27, 6:30 p.m.

This project was funded with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.