NEA Big Read Edwardsville

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Event Listing

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NEA Big Read Edwardsville Movies In the Park
Fri, September 17 8:00 PM in City Park
Join us in the park for a viewing of Disney's Greek Hero classic.

Circe Book Tasting and Tea
Registration Required
Sun, September 19 1:00 PM at Queen's Cuisine
An afternoon of book recommendations from librarians and refreshments provided by Queen's Cuisine. EPL and Lovejoy Library staff will be your guides to find your next great read.

Greek Stories in the Stars
Wed, September 22 7:00 PM at EPL
Indoor presentation by The River Bend Astronomy Club followed by telescope viewing opportunities in the City Park.

Keynote Presentation #1
Mon, September 27 7:00 PM at Wildey Theatre
Presented by Dr. Nancy Ruff

Keynote Presentation #2
Mon, October 11 7:00 at Wildey Theatre
Presented by Dr. Jessica DeSpain

NEA Big Read Edwardsville Movies in the Park
Fri, October 15 8:00 PM in City Park
Join us in the park for a viewing of Studio Ghibli's classic witch's coming-of-age tale.

Virtual Author Talk with Madeline Miller
Wed, October 20 7:00 PM Facebook Live
Dr. Nancy Ruff will speak with author Madeline Miller on Facebook Live. Tune in, join the conversation, and engage with your questions in the comments.

Dangerous and Sometimes Deadly Plants
Thu, October 28 7:00 PM at EPL
Presented by Dr. Kurt Schulz

Edwardsville Halloween Parade
Sun, October 31 6:30 PM
Look for EPL staff and our float in the Halloween Parade!

Circe Book Discussions

Tues, October 5 12:00 PM
Goshen Coffee

Sun, October 10 1:00 PM
222 Artisan Bakery

Wed, October 13 4:00 PM
Sacred Grounds

Thu, October 14 6:00 PM
Edwardsville Public Library

Fri, October 15 12:00 PM
Lovejoy Library

Percy Jackson Book Discussions

Lightning Thief Book Discussion Register Here
Thu, September 30 4:00 PM at EPL

Sea of Monsters Book Discussion
Thu, October 21 4:00 PM at EPL