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Award-winning author Kao Kalia Yang will deliver a reading from her book “The Latehomecomer” this Monday, Sept 18, at Perpich Center for Arts Education starting at 6:30 pm. The event is part of the second annual Golden Valley Reads program.
The Sept 14 Coffee With A Cop, scheduled for 8:30-10 am at Byerly’s, has been canceled to allow Golden Valley police officers to attend the funeral of their fallen colleague from the Wayzata Police Department. It will be rescheduled for a later date.
After 25 years and some 1,300 photo submissions, the Views Of The Valley photo contest is celebrating its quarter-century anniversary by partnering with Golden Valley Arts (GVA) to present “25 Years in the Valley,” a gallery exhibit highlighting 25 contest-winning photos Sat, Sept 16, from 10 am to 9 pm, at the Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival.
The movie “Rogue One” will be shown at Medley Park Wed, Aug 23, at 8:30 pm. It was originally scheduled for tonight but has been postponed due to weather.
There’s still time to sign up for Golden Valley’s fourth annual Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wed, Aug 23, 1- 4 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building foyer).
This year’s book selection for the second annual Golden Valley Reads program is “The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir,” by award-winning Hmong-American writer Kao Kalia Yang. Golden Valley residents are invited attend free book-themed events in August and September.
The movie “Sing” will be shown at Brookview Park Friday, Aug 11, at 8:30 pm. It was originally scheduled for this Thursday, Aug 3, but it has been postponed due to weather forecasts.
The movie “Sing” will be shown at Brookview Park this Thursday at 8:30 pm.
Four judges ranked Charles Ludwig’s “A Rough Day” as the overall 2017 Views of the Valley winner out of 52 entries. “A Rough Day” also won the People’s Choice award, marking the first time since 2007 that a photo won both the overall judges’ pick and the popular vote.