2017 Lit Fest schedule


Emily Dickenson
South St. Paul Library
106 3rd Ave N, South St Paul, MN 55075
Thursday, June 29th at 6:30 pm

Featuring: Wendy Brown-Baez, Jennifer Hernandez, Emylisa Warrick, David Bayliss and Anne Piper. Hosted by Donna Isaac.

Walt Whitman
Riverview Branch Library
1 George St. E, St. Paul MN 55107
Saturday, July 8th at 1:30 pm

Featuring: Taylor Houle, Satish Jayaraj, Michael Dean, Laurel Smith and J.D. Peterson. Hosted by Donna Isaac.

Divinity and Humor
Rogue Buddha Gallery
357 13th Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55413
Thursday, July 13th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Jeanne Lutz, Mary Stein, Kasey Payette, Lenora Drowns and John Jodzio.  Hosted by Jeanne Lutz

Roosevelt Library
4026 S 28th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Saturday, July 15th at 3:00 pm

Featuring: Will Tinkham, Peter Stein, Louis Murphy, Jim Bohen and Arman Ebrahimi.  Hosted by Peter Stein.

Poems vs Bombs
Powderhorn Community Center
3400 15th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407
Wednesday, July 19th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Francine Marie Tolf, Rick Monteith, Katie Howes, Brendan Brophy and Alyssa Whiting. Hosted by David Stein.

Nokomis Library
5100 S 34th Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417
Thursday, July 20th at 6:00 pm

Featuring: Nate Cannon, Ron Palmer, Patrick Werle, Lori Young-Williams and Marge Barrett. Hosted by David Stein.

Mary Oliver
Wentworth Library
199 Wentworth Ave E, St Paul, MN 55118
Thursday, July 27th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Heidi Hemmer, Tim Brennan, Clarence White, Venu Thayanithy and Mary Schmidt. Hosted by Donna Isaac.

Augsburg Park Library
7100 Nicollet Ave, Richfield, MN 55423
Saturday, July 29th at 3:00 pm

Featuring: Mimi Jennings, Nancy Cook, River Maria Urke and Heidi Marshall. Hosted by Peter Stein.

Saint Anthony Park Library
2245 Como Ave, St Paul, MN 55108
Thursday, August 3rd at 6:30 pm

Featuring:  Mary Kay Rummel, Morgan Grace Willow, Margaret Hasse, Janaya Martin, Lynette Reini-Grandell and Bernard Ferguson. Hosted by Donna Isaac.

Southdale Library
7001 York Ave S, Edina, MN 55435
Saturday, August 5th at 3:00 pm

Featuring: Jefferson Hansen, June Blumenson, Lee Henschel Jr., Tami Mohamed Brown, James Bettendorf and Kris Bigalk. Hosted by Jeanne Lutz.

Blue Harbor
559 Humboldt Ave, Saint Paul, MN
Wednesday, August 9th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Tony Signorelli, Christopher Lear, Stephanie Schultz and Paul Mattes. Hosted by Michael Kiesow Moore.

Franklin Library
1314 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55404
Saturday, August 12th at 3:00 pm

Featuring: Chloe Stricklin, Welcome Jerde, Daniel Maurer and Sagirah Shahid. Hosted by David Stein.

East Side Freedom Library
1105 Greenbrier St, St Paul, MN 55106
Thursday, August 17th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Mark Anderson, Lisa Yankton, Isadora Gruye, Ellen Lager and Sahra Sabri. Hosted by Michael Kiesow Moore.

The Coffee Hag
329 N Riverfront Dr, Mankato, MN 56001
Saturday, August 19th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Christina Flaugher, Derek Liebertz, Lissa Horneber, Susan Chambers and Michael Torres. Hosted by Jeanne Lutz.

Amoré  Coffee
879 Smith Ave S, St Paul, MN 55118
Thursday, August 24th at 7:00 pm

Featuring: Tracy Harris, Zoe Bird, David Mendez, Ross Holmes and Casey Patrick. Hosted by Michael Kiesow Moore.

Minnesota Wildlife Refuge
3815 American Blvd E, Bloomington, MN 55425
Sunday, August 27th at 2:00 pm

Featuring: Heidi Czerwiec, Sarah Hayes, Jonathan Proctor, Mary Jo Robinson-Jamison, Brooke Dierkhising and Lee Kisling. Hosted by Jeanne Lutz.

Longfellow Community Center
3435 36th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55406
Tuesday, August 29th at 7:00 pm