Author John Shors Presentation

Des Moines native and best-selling author John Shors will discuss his novels, including Beneath a Marble Sky, a historical fiction book about the building of the Taj Mahal, and Temple of a Thousand Faces, which brings to life the legendary … More

Run DSM spoken word presentation

DEG Event. Spoken word performance, slam poetry readings by local high school and college students. $5 admission. Movement 515 is a creative writing community where, once a week, students and teachers come together to write spoken word, performance poetry. Attempting … More

Pub Crawl  

DEG Event 5 to 5:45pm at el Bait Shop, Maureen Ogle, In Meat We Trust 6:00 to 6:45pm at High Life Lounge, Dave Price, Caucus Chaos 7:00 to 7:45pm at el Bait Shop, J. Wilson, Iowa Pints 8:00 to 8:45pm … More

Photojournalist David Peterson

DEG Events Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Peterson will discuss his new book, “The Drake Relays:  America’s Athletic Classic”, an iconic photographic tribute to the Drake Relays which includes astounding and dramatic photos taken over the span of nearly forty years.  … More

Kent Krueger Author Visit and Book-Signing

Beaverdale Books presents mystery writer Kent Krueger who writes a series set in the north woods of Minnesota. His protagonist is Cork O’Connor, the former sheriff of Tamarack County and a man of mixed heritage—part Irish and part Ojibwe. Krueger’s … More