U.P. Book Tour
JUNE 29 at 1:00 pm
Pickford Community Library-
Helen Cho Anthos,
Nancy Barr, Sue Harrison,
and Steve Hamilton (host)

JUNE 29 at 4:00 pm
Brimley Area Schools Library-
Eileen Pollack, B. David Warner,  and Steve Hamilton (host)

JUNE 29 at 7:00 pm
Bayliss Public Library -  Gordon Henry, Eileen Pollack,  Nancy Barr, and Steve Hamilton (host)

JUNE 30 at 1:00 pm
Tahquamenon Area School Public Library - Julie Brooks Barbour, Eileen Pollack, L.E. Kimball, Janice Repka, Keith Taylor, and Janeen Rastall (host)

JUNE 30 at 7:00 pm
Bayliss Public Library - Jennifer
Burd, Sue Harrison, Ron Riekki,
B. David Warner,  Keith Taylor,  and Julie Brooks Barbour(host)

JULY 1 at 7:00 pm
Republic Township Hall -
Jennifer Burd, Laszlo Slomovits,
John Gubbins, Cameron Witbeck, Linda Nemec Foster,  Marty Achatz, Karl Bohnak & Jane Piirto (host)

JULY 2 at 6:00 pm
Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community Building - Jennifer
Burd, Laszlo Slomovits, Sally Brunk, Eric Gadzinski,  Cris Mazza, & Andrea Scarpino(host)

JULY 3 at 5:00 pm
Book World in Marquette -
Linda Nemec Foster, Ron Riekki,   and Beverly Matherne

JULY 5 at 2:00 pm
Portage Lake District Library -
Eric Gadzinski, Emily Van Kley,  Cris Mazza, M. Bartley Seigel, Steve Feffer & John Gubbins(host)

JULY 5 at 7:00 pm
Ontonagon Township Library - Cris Mazza,  Eric Gadzinski,
Travis Brown, Steve Feffer,  and Ron Riekki (host)

JULY 6 at 3:30 pm
Lake Linden-Hubbell Public Library - Jane Piirto, Gordon Henry, Nancy Barr, and Randy Freisinger (host)

JULY 6 at 7:30 pm
Calumet Theatre in Calumet, MI -
Steve Feffer

JULY 6 at 7:30 pm
Vista Theater in Negaunee, MI -
Jonathan Johnson

JULY 6 at 8:00 pm
Players de Noc/Escanaba Public Library in Escanaba, MI -
Catie Rosemurgy, Russ Thorburn,  Cameron Witbeck, Ron Riekki, and Beverly Matherne

JULY 7 at 11:30 am
West Iron District Library -
Jonathan Johnson, Beverly Matherne,  Janeen Rastall, Marty Achatz, & Emily Van Kley (host)

JULY 7 at 2:00 pm
Crystal Falls Library - Janeen Rastall,  Marty Achatz, Emily Van Kley,  Jonathan Johnson,  Karl Bohnak, & April Lindala (host)

JULY 7 at 7:00 pm
Wakefield-Marenisco School - 
Jonathan Johnson, April Lindala, Janeen Rastall, Emily Van Kley, and Vincent Reusch (host)
 The Michigan Humanities Council awarded grants to fourteen cultural & historical projects, including the Peter White Public
 Library, for events associated with the U.P. Book Tour 2012, featuring writers from Michigan and the Midwest who write about
 Michigan and the Upper Peninsula.  The tour will partner with libraries, book stores, community colleges, community centers
 and other organizations to bring at least twenty authors to at least fifteen different small, rural communities throughout the
 Peninsula during June and July of 2012.
Book Tour Background 2012 Highlights  2012 Authors  Event Brochure
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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Dinner with Don
Ramada Inn
Marquette, MI
6:00 PM
Ticketed Event

Northern Michigan U. Marquette, MI
2:00 PM & 6:30 PM

Northern Michigan U.
Marquette, MI
2:00 PM

NMU Celebration
Marquette, MI
7:00 PM
Northern Michigan U.
Marquette, MI
2:00 PM & 6:30 PM

Menominee County
Stephenson, M
2:00-4:00 PMI

Hermansville Br. Lib.
Hermansville, MI
3:00-4:30 PM

K.I.Sawyer Heritage
Air Museum
K.I.Sawyer/Gwinn, MI
8:00-9:30 PM

Snowbound Books
Marquette, MI
book signing 1-3 PM

Manistique Public Lib.
Manistique, MI
1:00-3:00 PM

Lake Superior Theatre
Marquette, MI
7:00-9:00 PM

Rock River Cafe
Chatham, MI
6:00-8:00 PM

Soo Theatre Project
Sault Ste. Marie, MI
7:00-9:00 PM
Pickford Comm. Lib.
Pickford, MI
1:00-2:30 PM

Brimley Schools Lib.
Brimley, MI
4:00-6:00 PM

Bayliss Public Library
Sault Ste. Marie, MI
7:00-9:00 PM
Tahquamenon School/ Public Library
Newberry, MI
1:00-3:00 PM

Bayliss Public Library
Sault Ste. Marie, MI
7:00-9:00 PM

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
Republic Twp. Hall
Republic, MI
7:00-9:00 PM
Keweenaw Bay Ojibwa Community Building
Baraga, MI
6:00-8:00 PM
Book World
Marquette, MI
book signing 5-7PM


Portage Lake Library
Houghton, MI
2:00-4:00 PM

Snowbound Books
Marquette, MI
book signing 5-7 PM

Ontonagon Twp. Lib.
Ontonagon, MI
7:00-9:00 PM

Lake Linden-Hubbell
Public Library
Lake Linden, MI
3:30-5:30 PM

Calumet Theatre
Calumet, MI
7:30 PM

Vista Theater
Negaunee, MI
7:30 PM

Players de Noc
Escanaba, MI
8:00 PM

West Iron Dist. Lib.
Iron River, MI
11:30 AM-1:00 PM

Crystal Falls Library
Crystal Falls, MI
2:00-3:30 PM

Wakefield-Marenisco School 
Wakefield, MI
7:00-9:00 PM

The U.P. BOOK TOUR 2012 is made possible in part by a grant from the Michigan Humanities Council, an affiliate of the National
Endowment for the Humanities, and in partnership with the Northern Michigan University English Department, Snowbound Books,
and the Peter White Public Library.

Michigan Humanities Council Peter White Public Library Northern Michigan University Snowbound Books
Website - Peter White Public Library - 2012

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