Kitchigami Regional Library's Legacy Fund Events are funded by the Legacy Amendment which dedicates monies to preserve Minnesota arts and cultural heritage. During 2011-2013 a variety of programs will feature history, music, literature and much more. See below:
Holmes & Watson in Minnesota - Jeff Falkingham, author - November 2013
Holmes & Watson in Minnesota presented by author Jeff Falkingham. This Legacy program is sure to delight many ages while he is on tour in the Kitchigami Region. There may even be a special appearance by Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson. Jeff Falkingham is a Minnesota history buff and mystery lover who writes for readers of all ages who share those passions. He loves talking with readers about a wide variety of topics, including Minnesota history, Sherlock Holmes mysteries, and the writing and publishing process. His book talks have drawn rave reviews from historical societies, school groups, libraries, and book and social clubs throughout Minnesota and its neighboring states. Jeff was born and raised in Browns Valley, MN, a small town on the South Dakota border, 200 miles west-northwest of the Twin Cities. He has a B.A. in mass communications from St. Cloud (MN) State University and an M.A. in community and organizational leadership from Augsburg College in Minneapolis.
This event is made possible with funding from the State of Minnesota Legacy Amendment, Arts and Cultural Heritage fund. Click here for dates and locations of this program.