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Wyatt Townley at the Hutchinson Public Library

Kansas Poet Laureate Wyatt Townley spoke at the Hutchinson Public Library Friday, February 27.  Townley’s theme was “Coming Home” to poetry. Townley said people often get bogged down in wondering what a poem means and she says that’s not the way … Continue reading

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Poet Wyatt Townley at Library Friday Night

The Hutchinson Public Library will host “Coming Home to Poetry: A Conversation with Kansas Poet Laureate Wyatt Townley”, on Friday, February 27 at 6:30 p.m. The free program which will take place on the main floor of the Hutchinson Public … Continue reading

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Tom Averill Speaks in Hutchinson December 2

Writer Tom Averill will speak about his new book, “A Christmas Carol,” on December 2, 2014, at Hutchinson Community College. The presentation will be in the Shears Technology Center and begin at 7 p.m. It is free and sponsored by the … Continue reading

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Author Laura Moriarty

Author Laura Moriarty spoke to a packed room at the Hutchinson Public Library on Thursday evening, October 9. She talked about the process of researching and writing her book, “The Chaperone.” The book is historical fiction, based on the idea … Continue reading

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Captain Phillips at Dillon Lecture Series

Richard Phillips, who was the captain of the Maersk Alabama when it was taken hostage by Somali pirates in 2009, will speak at the Dillon Lecture Series on Tuesday, September 23. The lecture begins at 10:30 and the ticket cost … Continue reading

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Kim Stafford Speaks in Hutchinson April 2

Poet Kim Stafford will speak in Hutchinson on Wednesday, April 2, 2014, at 7 p.m. He will be presenting at the Hutchinson Art Center, 405 N. Washington, in Hutchinson. Kim is the son of Hutchinson native, William Stafford. The presentation … Continue reading

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Comic Book Artist Ande Parks

Comic Book Artist Ande Parks was at the Comic Book and Graphic Novel Festival at Hutchinson Public Library on Saturday, Sept. 21. He was a comic book artist for about two decades. During that time he worked for every major … Continue reading

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Third Thursday in Downtown Hutchinson

Third Thursday is August 15 and it promises to be wonderful. Lots of live music and art on display and a special this month with “Concert on the Creek” by Last Transit. It’s from 7:30 to 10 in Avenue A … Continue reading

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Author Max McCoy Speaks Thursday, April 18

Author Max McCoy is speaking Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m. in the Hutchinson Public Library auditorium. His presentation is free. The library is at 901 N. Main. The auditorium is on the second floor. McCoy has written four original Indiana … Continue reading

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