Monday 6/25: Graywolf Press poet Gretchen Marquette will provide participants with prompts for writing. All levels welcome. The Commons, 5:30 p.m., free.
Wednesday 6/27: Join the St. Paul Almanac for the 1st annual St. Paul Almanac Alum Party Bash! Create a community art piece with artist Ta-coumba Aiken, Saymoukda Duangphouxay Vongsay will MC and DJ Kool Akiem will play music, and Storymobile will be there to record your story. Summit Brewing Company, 6:30 p.m., free.
Peter Stark presents Young Washington: How Wilderness and War Forged America’s Founding Father. Magers & Quinn Booksellers, 7 p.m., free.
Friday 6/29: Join Rain Taxi and vendors from around the country for Print Matters, a new summer show with scores of dealers offering a variety of items both common and rare. Come browse a diverse selection of used and rare books, unique prints, beloved vinyl records, and more. Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 3 p.m., $10.
Saturday 6/30: Print Matters Day 2! Come browse a diverse selection of used and rare books, unique prints, beloved vinyl records, and more. Minnesota State Fairgrounds, 10 a.m., free.
Here’s a thing: Stuck in front of a blank screen with no clue what to write? Try a prompt from the Writer’s Write website! There’s lots of good stuff to help you get unstuck.
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