Schedule

Wednesday, Sep 21

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Whittier Middle School

Thursday, Sep 22

10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Science Stage
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Siouxland Public Libraries Ronning Branch
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Everist Gallery
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Belbas Theatre
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Schulte Black Box Theater
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Science Stage
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Schulte Black Box Theater
11:00 am - 11:45 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Washington Pavilion, Belbas Theatre
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Siouxland Public Libraries Ronning Branch
11:00 am - 11:45 pm
12:30 pm - 12:45 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Science Stage
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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Siouxland Public Libraries Downtown Branch
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Schulte Black Box Theater
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Science Stage
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Schulte Black Box Theater
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Siouxland Public Libraries Downtown Branch
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Everist Gallery
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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Washington Pavilion, Mary W Sommervold Hall
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
McCrory Gardens Visitor Center
Meet the authors during the opening reception for the Festival of Books.

Friday, Sep 23

8:00 am - 11:30 am
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Adee Honey Farms
Tour of Adee Honey Farms Processing Plant with Sue Doeden & Richard Adee. Tickets available for shuttle bus from Brookings to Adee Honey in Bruce. Tour is not a ticketed event.
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
10:00 am - 11:45 am
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Brookings Public Library - Cooper Room
Writing workshop with Faith Sullivan
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 11:45 am
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First Bank & Trust
Poetry workshop with Christine Stewart-Nuñez
10:00 am - 11:45 am
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Brookings Public Library - Cooper Room
Writing workshop with April Henry
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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SDSU Student Union, Hobo Day Gallery & Campanile Room
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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SDSU Student Union, Volstorff Ballroom
10:00 am - 11:45 am
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Brookings City County Building - Community Room
Writing workshop with Patrick Hicks
10:30 am - 11:15 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
11:00 am - 11:45 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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SDSU Student Union, Volstorff Ballroom
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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SDSU Student Union, Hobo Day Gallery & Campanile Room
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Live SDPB Broadcast with Festival authors and Dakota Midday host Lori Walsh
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Old Sanctuary
Steak salad, German ale, beer facts and cooking demonstration
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
SDSU Student Union, Hobo Day Gallery & Campanile Room
Panel discussion with SDHC board members
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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TBD
Review your book proposal with Rob Fleder. Time and place TBD
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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SDSU Student Union, Volstorff Ballroom
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Brookings Public Library - Cooper Room
Showing of the film Neither Wolf Nor Dog with author Kent Nerburn and director Steven Simpson
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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SDSU Student Union, Hobo Day Gallery & Campanile Room
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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SDSU Student Union, Hobo Day Gallery & Campanile Room
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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SDSU Student Union, Volstorff Ballroom
Janice Law joined by Jill Thorngren, Dean of SDSU's College of Education and Human Sciences.
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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South Dakota Art Museum
Films: "Our Own Words" and "Rising Voices: Hótĥaŋiŋpi - Revitalizing the Lakota Language" with presenters Jay and Paul Fishback, Delphine Red Shirt, Sarah Hernandez, and Patty Bordeaux Nelson.
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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South Dakota Agriculture Heritage Museum
Please bring picture ID. This is a 21 and over event.
Includes a special edition tasting glass courtesy of the SD Ag Heritage Museum.
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
64 Presenters
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Performing Arts Center
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Performing Arts Center
One Book South Dakota Keynote: Creating a Midwestern Trilogy, Beginning with Some Luck - Jane Smiley in Conversation with SDPB's Lori Walsh
8:40 pm - 10:00 pm

Saturday, Sep 24

9:00 am - 9:45 am
9:00 am - 9:45 am
9:00 am - 9:45 am
9:00 am - 9:45 am
9:00 am - 9:45 am
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Children's Museum of South Dakota
Meet the exhibitors! Visit the second floor of the Children's Museum.
9:00 am - 9:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
9:00 am - 9:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Brookings City County Building - Community Room
with Wayne Fanebust
10:00 am - 10:45 am
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Brookings City County Building - Council Chambers
10:00 am - 10:45 am
10:00 am - 10:45 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Brookings City County Building - Community Room
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Brookings Public Library - Cooper Room
11:00 am - 11:45 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
11:00 am - 11:45 am
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First Presbyterian Church, 405 7th Ave.
11:00 am - 11:45 am
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
12:00 pm - 12:45 am
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
Old Sanctuary
Panel discussion with SDHC board members
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
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Brookings Public Library - Cooper Room
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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Brookings Activity Center
Janice Law with Brookings County Chief Deputy State’s Attorney Abigail Howard
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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First Presbyterian Church, 405 7th Ave.
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
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Brookings City County Building - Council Chambers
1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
1:00 pm - 1:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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Brookings Activity Center
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Brookings City County Building - Council Chambers
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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First Presbyterian Church, 405 7th Ave.
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
2:00 pm - 2:45 am
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Children's Museum of SD, Community Room
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
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Brookings City County Building - Community Room
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Brookings Arts Council
3:00 pm - 3:45 am
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Brookings City County Building - Community Room
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Children's Museum of SD, Party on One
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm
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Brookings City County Building - Council Chambers
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
63 Presenters
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Old Sanctuary
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Panel discussion featuring our guest Pulitzer Prize-winning authors

Sunday, Sep 25

Tuesday, Sep 27

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm