Monday 7/1: Button Poetry presents Blythe Baird live in St. Paul. Park Square Theatre, 7:30 p.m., $12 advance/$15 at the door.
Stop by Indeed Brewing Company and grab a drink to benefit the Minnesota Literacy Council, with all net taproom proceeds going toward literacy programming. 3–11 p.m.
Saturday 7/6: Black Table Arts hosts Black Lines Matter: Where Black Writers Meet, a place to create and share new work with fellow black writers. Loft Literary Center, 6 p.m., free.
And another thing: Sunday kicks off Somali Week 2019, commemorating Somali Independence Day with festivities through July 7. Check out the short documentary Somalia: A Nation of Poets while you celebrate.
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