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Events and Tour Dates

Following the GMR Kick-Off event on September 16, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha will begin her tour of Michigan in fall 2019, and continue through fall 2020. Visit this webpage for author visit updates and other GMR events.

Great Michigan Read Kick-Off

Monday, September 16

5-8 p.m. Welcome reception followed by 6 p.m. program with Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha.
Book signing to follow.
Venue: Flint Farmers’ Market, 300 E 1st St, Flint, MI 48502


Fall 2019 Author Events
with Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha

Thursday, October 17

Daytime events:
Hosted by Flint Public Library, in partnership with three local high schools
10 a.m.
Venue: Flint Public Library, 1026 E Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48503

Co-hosted by Caro High School and Caro Area District Library
1:30 p.m.
Venue: Caro High School, 301 N Hooper St, Caro, MI 48723

Monday, October 21 & Tuesday, October 22

October 21

Daytime event:
Co-hosted by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at U of M, WSC Academy, and Ypsilanti District Library
10 a.m.
Venue: Washtenaw Community College: Towsley Auditorium, 4800 E Huron River Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48105

Evening event:
Co-hosted by Wilder Branch of Detroit Public Library and local GMR partners
6 p.m.
Venue: Osborn Academy, 11600 Seven Mile E, Detroit, MI 48205

October 22

Daytime event:
Co-hosted by Farmington Community Library, Oakland Community College, and West Bloomfield Township Public Library
1 p.m.
Venue: Oakland Community College, Orchard Ridge Campus: Smith Theatre, 27055 Orchard Lake Rd, Farmington Hills, MI 48334

Evening event:
Co-hosted by the Arab American National Museum, Caroline Kennedy Library of Dearborn Heights, and Dearborn Public Library
7 p.m.
Venue: Arab American National Museum: Annex, 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126