Rural Libraries Tour 2019

2018/2019 Rural Libraries Tour

This year brings a few special Rural Libraries Tour events in addition to the regular writing workshops offered as part of the #RuralLibrariesTour. In 2018 visits to Tulare and Imperial County, the workshops will be followed by a reading from California Poet Laureate Dana Gioia. In March 2019, author Tim Z Hernandez’s book All They Will Call You is being featured as part of CSU Chico’s 2018-2019 Book in Common, bringing him to Northern California for a short time.

  1. 7/6/2018, 3pm-5pm – Tulare County – Tulare County Library, Visalia Branch – Tim Z Hernandez with CA Poet Laureate Dana Gioia
  2. 9/25/2018, 4:30pm-7pm – Imperial County – Imperial County Free Library, Heber Branch – Olga García Echeverría with CA Poet Laureate Dana Gioia (Flyer – Imperial County)
  3. 9/25/2018, Imperial County Teen Detention Facility visit coordinated by Imperial County Free Librarian – Olga García Echeverría
  4. 3/11/2019, 6:30pm-8:30pm – Colusa County – Colusa County Free Library, Main Library – Tim Z Hernandez  in collaboration with CSU Chico’s Book in Common
  5. 3/12/2019, 2:30pm-4:30pm  – Shasta County – Shasta Public Libraries, Redding Branch – Tim Z Hernandez in collaboration with CSU Chico’s Book in Common
  6. 3/12/2019, 4:30pm-6:30pm – Santa Barbara County – Santa Maria Public Library, Los Alamos Branch – Olga García Echeverría
  7. 3/12/2019, 6pm-8pm – Tehama County – Tehama County Library, Red Bluff Branch – Tim Z Hernandez in collaboration with CSU Chico’s Book in Common
  8. 4/9/2019, 5pm-7pm – Stanislaus County – Stanislaus County Library, Hughson Branch – Marisol Baca
  9. 4/16/2019, 6pm-8pm – San Luis Obispo County – Cuesta College, Paso Robles Campus Library – Marisol Baca
  10. 4/18/2019, 4pm-6pm – Napa County – St. Helena Public Library – Susan Wooldridge
  11. 4/20/2019, 12:30pm-2:30pm – Kern County – Kern County Library, Ridgecrest Branch – Olga García Echeverría
  12. 5/4/2019, 12pm-2pm – Plumas County – Plumas County Library, Chester Branch – Susan Wooldridge
  13. 5/21/2019, 6pm-8pm – Siskiyou County – Siskiyou County Library, Mt. Shasta Branch – Susan Wooldridge
  14. 6/21/2019, 6pm-8:30pm – Del Norte County – Del Norte Reads/Del Norte County Library – Susan Wooldridge