May Reading Series

On Friday, May 11 at 7:30 pm you are invited to join Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear local authors Courtney Yasmineh and Shannon Gibney read selections from their writings. The event is free and open to the public. Courtney Yasmineh has been playing guitar and writing her own cool-girl heartbreaking rock songs her whole life. For the past ten years, she’s been…

April Reading Series

On Friday, April 13 at 7:30 pm you are invited to join Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear local authors J.J. Austrian and Catherine Thimmesh read selections from their writings. The event is free and open to the public. J.J. Austrian grew up in Connecticut, graduated from Bard College and worked in Los Angeles before returning to the East Coast,…

March Reading Series

On Friday, March 9 at 7:30 pm you are invited to join Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear local authors Mary Jo Thompson and Dore Kiesselbach read selections from their writings. The event is free and open to the public. Please note: This reading will be held at the Mississippi Branch of the Anoka County Library in Fridley, MN.…

February Reading Series

On Friday, February 9 at 7:30 pm you are invited to join Banfill-Locke Center for the Arts to hear local authors Kimberly Todd and Mai Neng Moua read selections from their writings. The event is free and open to the public. Kimberly Todd is the author of three books of literary nonfiction, including Chrysalis, Maria Sibylla Merian and…