One Book Siouxland: the Impact of 9/11
Author Visit | The Only Plane in the Sky
Garrett M. Graff, author of The Only Plane in the Sky, will be live via a virtual author visit on Saturday, September 18. He will discuss how he researched and wrote the only written oral history of 9/11.
This presentation will take place via Webex, and the author will be joining us virtually.
Remembering 9/11 20 Years Later
This year, the One Book Siouxland community reads are Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close by Jonathan Safran Foer and The Only Plane in the Sky by Garrett M. Graff.
Garrett M. Graff virtual author visit | Saturday 9/18, 3:30 - 5 p.m. | Register for group viewing | Register for at-home viewing
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Book Discussion | Sunday 9/19, 3 - 4 p.m. | Downtown Library | Register
Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close Book Discussion | Thursday 9/23, 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. | Virtual | Register
Give Blood, Save Lives: Community Bloodmobile visits | Saturday 9/25, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Prairie West | Ronning
William Kent Krueger - Author Visit
William Kent Krueger will visit us virtually to talk about his latest novel, Lightning Strike, a prequel to his popular Cork O'Connor series! Registration required.
Wednesday, September 29
CANCELED - 4th Annual Night Under the Stars
We are sad to announce that this year's Night Under the Stars event has been canceled.
A few of our partners were no longer able to attend, so we felt it was best to pull back this year. We'll be back next year bigger and better!
Virtual Preschool Storytimes
Check out our events calendar for in-person and virtual storytimes for babies, families, preschoolers, and toddlers. We look forward to seeing you soon!
Hannah Van Steenwyk - Undefined Beauty
Hannah Van Steenwyk of Hannah V Fine Arts is primarily an abstract expressionist artist from Sioux Falls. Her passion is creating art with purpose "that encourages anyone, men or women, to be happy with their given bodies, appearances, and even their current place in life."
See her art on display now through September at the Downtown Library!
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