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Tuesday - October 10th 

One Author Kearney presents National best-selling Author William Kent Krueger - FREE

 

Kearney Public Library Foundation proudly presents an evening with author William Kent Krueger. Krueger is the author of the Cork O’Connor a mystery series set in the north woods of Minnesota. His work has received a number of awards, including the Minnesota Book Award, the Loft-McKnight Fiction Award, the Anthony Award, the Barry Award, the Dilys Award, and the Friends of American Writers Prize.

 

Join us for an evening of readings and conversation at 7 pm at the World Theater.  A book signing will follow the presentations.  Free ticketed program (tickets available at Kearney Public Library on September 5th).

More information available at Kearney Public Library's Facebook Event Page 

 

Wednesday - October 11th 

Wednesday Night Wine Trolley and Tour - $20

Join us Wednesday, October 11 from 5:00-5:30 for hors d'oeuvres and conversation at the Younes Conference Center before traveling by Trolley to tour a variety of Kearney attractions such as the new Kearney High School and UNK's Calvin T. Ryan Library.


Thursday - Oct 12th

 

Dine Arounds

Dine Around Options (Click Here)

**Registration for Dine Arounds will be in main foyer across from Registration Desk**

 
Trapped in a Room of Librarians! An Escape Room Adventure - $20

 

Don't think you've spent enough time with your colleagues all day at conference? Then come out to Sleuth Escape Rooms (204 E. 25th St. Suite 5) and be locked in a room with up to to 9 other attendees while you try to work together to escape in 90 minutes or less This event will take place on Thursday, October 12, at 6:00pm [Additional time slot due to demand] & 7:45pm [SOLD OUT!]. 3 different rooms are available, each featuring a unique experience (see https://www.sleuthescaperooms.com/rooms.html for room descriptions):
  • Da Vinci's Secret (7 persons)
  • Uncle George's Bomb Bunker (7 persons)
  • Knucklehead Garage (10 persons)
At only $20, this experience is sure to fill up fast so please register now and let us know which room you want to try to break out of!

 

MORE EVENTS TO COME!  STAY TUNED!

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