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Beaver Dam Community Reads 2014

Beaver Dam Community Reads  
Michael Perry
Michael Perry 
(Award-Winning Wisconsin Author & Humorist)
The Beaver Dam Community Library, Wayland Academy and the Beaver Dam Arts Association are sponsoring an all community read series this fall. The Beaver Dam Community Reads series is an effort to get everyone in the community to read one author and discuss it. Wisconsin author Michael Perry was selected for his humorous writing about small communities, parenthood and farming. Perry is the author of “Population 485,” “Truck,” and “Coop,” among other titles.  More information about the author can be found on There will be book discussions around the community featuring Michael Perry’s books, book give aways in various community locations and a visit from award-winning author and humorist Michael Perry.

Michael Perry Books
All events are free and open to all.
Book Discussion:
Visiting Tom: A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace
Wednesday, November 5— 6 p.m.  |  Beaver Dam Community Library
Book Discussion
Visiting Tom: A Man, a Highway, and the Road to Roughneck Grace
Thursday, November 6 — 10 a.m.  |  Beaver Dam Community Library
A Night with Wisconsin Author Michael Perry (Author Visit)
As part of the Beaver Dam Community Reads series, award-winning Wisconsin author and humorist Michael Perry will be coming to Beaver Dam at Wayland Academy's Kimberly Chapel.
Friday, November 14 — 7 p.m.  | Wayland Academy, 101 N. University Ave, Beaver Dam
Free event open to the community. Parking is available on the Circle Drive, University Avenue, Franklin Street and Field House parking lots.
All Perry Book Discussion & Holiday Party
Wednesday, December 10 — 6 p.m.  |  Beaver Dam Community Library
Talk about any of Michael Perry books, book give away raffle & holiday treats.

Perry’s non-fiction stories tell the tale of small community life, parenthood, farming and life as a writer with a hint of humor that will make you laugh out loud. Start reading Michael Perry's books today! The Beaver Dam Community Library has multiple copies of all his titles. Check them out and be prepared to laugh:|||AUTHOR|||Author

The program is co-sponsored by the Beaver Dam Community Library and Wayland Academy and supported by the Beaver Dam Beaver Dam Area Arts Association.