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Festival of Books – Young Readers Festival

Festival of Books – Young Readers Festival

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Children’s Museum of South Dakota
Brookings, SD 57006
Date:
September 23
Time:
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Join us for The South Dakota Festival of Books Young Readers!

This is South Dakota’s premier literary event, brought to you by the South Dakota Humanities Council.

A graphic of the Young Reader's Schedule.

10-10:45 am

  • Petite Rouge & Other Twisted Tales-Mike Artell, Community Room
  • The Story Behind a Dinosaur Named Ruth – Julia Lyon, Party on One
  • Classified: The Secret Career of Mary Golda Ross, Cherokee Aerospace Engineer – Traci Sorell, Party on Two

11-11:45 am

  • In the Footsteps of Crazy Horse – Joseph M. Marshall III, Community Room
  • Writing & Illustrating the STory of Kenny Higashi – Lauren Harris & Felicia Hoshino, Party on One
  • American Ace: Bringing the Heroic Joe Foss to Life – Hector Curriel, Party on Two

12:30-1:15 pm

  • Powwow Day & Other Stories – Traci Sorell, Community Room
  • How Did You Write THAT? – Julia Lyon, Party on One
  • You Can Be a Cartoonist, Too! Mike Artell, Party on Two

1:30-2:15 pm

  • How Ideas Grow Up To Be Picture Books – Laura Gehl, Community Room
  • Backyard Explorations: Paying Attention to the Little Things – Helen Frost, Party on One
  • Writing & Illustrating the Story of Kenny Higashi – Lauren Harris & Felicia Hoshino, Party on Two

4:30-5:15 pm

  • Solving the Mystery of Smashie McPerter – N. Griffin, Community Room

Schedule subject to change. Check out the most recent version on their website.

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