Minnesota Reading Association

CMRC: Dinner with an Author, Featuring Poet Joyce Sidman

  • 24 Apr 2012
  • 5:30 PM
  • Sauk Rapids-Rice Middle School-Community Room, 901 1st Street, Sauk Rapids-door #1
Joyce was born
in Connecticut
but now lives
in Wayzata,
She is widely
known for the
lively poetry
she has written
for children.
Her award-winning books include
Dark Emperor (a Newbery honor
book), Song of the Water Boatman
and Red Sings from Treetops (both
Caldecott honor books), Butterfly
Eyes (Cybils Award), and This Is
Just to Say (Claudia Lewis Poetry
A recent starred review in School
Library Journal said, “Sidman’s ear
is keen, capturing many voices. Her
skill as a poet accessible to young
people is unmatched.”
This evening is for students,
parents, and educators. Help your
child connect with reading by
meeting a renowned author in person.
Books will be available for sale and
autographing. Meal is catered by
Mexican Village Too and includes taco
bar, beverages and dessert.
Registration deadline is Tuesday,
April 17th, 2012. Cost is $12 for
adults, $11 for CMRC Members and
$8 for students. Please contact Beth at
laudenbachbeth@sartell.k12.mn.us or
320-529-9282 for a registration form or
for more information.

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