Notable Twin Cities: 6/30-7/6

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Sunday 6/30: Work from the Twin Cities Collage Collective is on display for a final day at Boneshaker Books. 11 a.m.–9 p.m., free. 

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.

Nonbinary Book Club will be discussing Orlando by Virginia Woolf, centering nonbinary experiences but open members of all identities. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.

Tuesday 7/2: Join One-Shot Comics Book Club for a conversation on Flocks by L. Nichols. Moon Palace Books, 7 p.m., free.

Wednesday 7/3: Bi+ Book Club will be discussing Bury Me When I’m Dead by Cheryl Head. Quatrefoil Library, 7 p.m., free.

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.

Friday 7/5: The Hmong Archives and Hmong Educational Resources present Sayaboury: Land of a Million Elephants by Kou Yang. East Side Freedom Library, 7 p.m., free.

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.

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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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Please email any event listings you’d like to see to [email protected].

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Ellen Fee is a writer, teaching artist, and youthworker focused on creative writing and arts education. Ellen graduated from the University of Minnesota and lives in St. Paul. Her work has appeared in Corbel Stone Press, Apeiron Review, and The Caterpillar, among others. You can follow her @ellenkfee on Twitter and Instagram. More from this author →