The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once. Albert Einstein
Except sometimes it feels as if everything does happen at once…especially in the autumnal burst of energy mentioned in a recent blog post. So not everything got included that post – nor will it be in this one. Still, following are some more autumnal options for those whose appetite to learn is wonderfully insatiable.
September 15–October 15 – National Hispanic Heritage Month – https://www.hispanicheritagemonth.gov – Details in separate post
September 16. 3:00 PM – Pangea World Theatre and Mizna present “History and Theater: How do we tell the stories that have been silenced? http://eastsidefreedomlibrary.org/events/history-and-theater-how-do-we-tell-the-stories-that-have-been-silenced/
September 19, 7:00 p.m. – The Experiences of Gay Hmong Men: An Exploratory Study: Dr. Brian V. Xiong will discuss his dissertation research. http://eastsidefreedomlibrary.org/events/history-and-theater-how-do-we-tell-the-stories-that-have-been-silenced/
September 23 9:00 AM-12:30 PM. Tour of St. Anthony of Padua Church, 813 NE Main Street, Minneapolis. Sponsored by the Minnesota Chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians. Registration fee. Contact Kristin Anderson firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 612 330 1285
September 24-30 – Banned Books Week – http://www.ala.org/advocacy/bbooks Details re programs and banned titles in separate post.
October–LGBT History Month https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LGBT_HistoryMonth – Details in separate post
October 13-January 31. “In Their Own Words”: The Tretter Transgender Oral History Project. Elmer L. Andersen Library Gallery, University of Minnesota. Thursday, October 19 5:00 p.m. Celebration of the Project and the collections, featuring international recording artist, Venus Demars. https://www.lib.umn.edu/tretter/transgender-oral-history-project
And the list goes on……
September 23, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM. Northeast religious space: Diversity in cultures and architecture. Minnesota chapter of the Society of Architectural Historians. Tours of ethic churches in NE Minneapolis. Reservations due September 18 – free. Details and reservations at http://www.mnsah.org
October 4, 7:00 PM. Author Kathleen Norris will discuss “how spiritual grounding and practice can hep us in this hectic era of fake news and the manipulation of fear for political Ends.” St Catherine University, The O’Shaughnessy. Free and open. Reserve tickets – https://www.stkate.edu/news-and-events/events/kathleen-norris-2017
October 5, 5:00 PM. Writers Workshop: Overcoming Writer’s Block and Growing from Criticism. Jackson Flats, 901 18 1/2 Avenue NE, Minneapolis.No fee, monetary contributions support the Jac Flats honeybees and pollinator garden. http://www.facebook.com/groups/NorthEastMplsWriters/?sw_933460904&fbr_t=…