Community Reads 2017

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Community Reads guest of honor Sherman Alexie at the BGHS Performing Arts Center, 540 W. Poe Rd., BG) Thursday, April 6 at 7 pm.

Mr. Alexie's talk and book signing will be free, but ticketed due to space limitations.

Community Reads 2017 Sherman Alexie

Community Reads Events Calendar

Printable copies of these flyers are available from the attachments at the bottom of this page.

book jacket, Thunder Boy, Jr,Sherman AlexieCover, Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian     


I'm a teacher interested in tickets for my students, who do I contact? Area teachers who are interested in tickets for classes should contact WCDPL directly at 419-352-5104.

I'd prefer assistance obtaining and printing tickets. Come to the Bowling Green library (251 N. Main St., BG) and we will be happy to assist you in obtaining and printing tickets.

What time do the doors open?  The Performing Arts Center will open at 6 pm, the auditorium doors open at 6:30 pm.

The event is free, should I bring my ticket(s) for it with me to the PAC?  Yes, please bring a printed or electronic copy of your ticket(s) to the event.

Is Mr. Alexie's event at the library? No. To best accommodate the anticipated turn out,  Mr. Alexie will be appearing at the BGHS Performing Arts Center at 540 W. Poe Rd., Bowling Green.

Is there assigned seating? No. Seating is by general admission.

Will books be available for purchase at the event? Yes. Copies of select titles by Mr. Alexie will be sold by the Friends of the Library. Checks or cash only, please. 

My question isn't answered here, who do I contact?  For more information about Mr. Alexie's visit to Bowling Green or Community Reads, contact Wood County District Public Library at 419-352-5104 or by email to wcdplib@gmailcom. You may also find information on these webpages at


Community Reads: on the same page since 2003.

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