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2021 Minnesota Children’s Book Festival

September 18 @ 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT

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The Children’s Book Festival is an ideal opportunity for families to connect, learn and play.  The event will feature Henna by Kayley, stilting by Barebones, tours to the top of the Anderson Center’s landmark water tower, artmaking activities, bookmaking with ArtReach, Dr. Bob’s puppet theater, balloon animals by David Olson, a Field Recording Workshop with Zain Alam, interactive history with Goodhue County Historical Society, and more!

Free and open to everyone!
• Meet award-winning authors and illustrators

• Enjoy book sales and signings

• Engage in hands-on activities for the whole family


Visit Red Wing
(651) 385-5934


Anderson Center at Tower View
163 Tower View Drive
Red Wing, MN 55066
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(651) 388-2009

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