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Great American Read Premiere Party

sep 11

6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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DATE:
Sep 11 2018

TIME:
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

LOCATION:
The Library Center
4653 S. Campbell Ave.
Springfield, MO
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COST:
Free

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About This Event


Join the Library for a special kickoff event celebrating a nationwide love of literature. At 6 p.m. we will host a short panel and Q&A featuring mystery writer Nancy Allen, Missouri State University psychology professor Dr. Christie Cathey and children's author David Harrison. Panelists will discuss why we love inhabiting other worlds and how we as a culture connect through titles on The Great American Read's list of America's 100 most-loved books. At 7 p.m. we'll air the live premiere of the PBS Great American Read Fall Kickoff. Refreshments and Great American Read giveaways provided. A Great American Read event. Call 882-0714 for more information.

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