Open Book Open House

Open Book Open House
Open Book
Thursday, September 13; 4-8:30pm

Free and open to the public

Join us for a special Open Book-wide open house! Drop by MCBA for free hands-on book arts activities like letterpress printing and papermaking. Then visit our Open Book neighbors for more bookish activities.

4–4:30 p.m. — Mingle with the Open Book community

4:30–5 p.m. — Welcome from Open Book, Milkweed, the Loft, and MCBA plus Q&A in the Target Performance Hall

1st Floor Swing by the MCBA studio for letterpress, printmaking, and other demos!
1st Floor Try the new poetry gumball machine and get special book recommendations from Milkweed Books!
1st Floor Grab a happy hour drink at Conexion and sip it on our 3rd floor patio!
3rd Floor Stop by Milkweed’s offices to browse books and talk internships, careers in publishing, and manuscript submissions!

5–6:30 p.m. 2nd Floor — Loft Sampler Classes: Try out a mini version of a Fall Loft Class!

5:00-5:15 p.m.: Creative Process with Brenda Hudson
5:15-5:30 p.m.: Fiction
5:30-5:45 p.m.: Creative Nonfiction with Bruce Berglund
5:45-6:00 p.m.: Poetry with Chavonn Shen
6:00-6:15 p.m.: Screenwriting with Andy Froemke
6:15-6:30 p.m.: Multigenre

6:30–7 p.m. — Meet & Greet with Loft Teaching Artists

7–8:30 p.m. — Join Milkweed for a poetry reading by poets Chris Santiago, Kathryn Neurenberger, and Wayne Miller.

This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome.