A recent trip to the twin cities brought me to one of my favorite bookstores, Birchbark Books. The store is founded by author Louis Erdrich, whose books are featured throughout the Alternatives Library–some of which are the most widely circulated books we have. Birchbark books takes great care to curate their collection, with a focus [...]
[ November 19, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Join us from 6:00-8:00pm at 127 Anabel Taylor Hall.
Autumn is a time of year to cleanse and detoxify. Enjoy a free evening filled with relaxing chair massage, herbal teas, literature on health/healing and herbal consultation. This evening is dedicated to supporting the immune system as we prepare for the winter ahead. We will offer both [...]
[ November 21, 2013; 6:00 pm; ] THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21st AT 6PM
Facebook event here
Bushra Rehman (http://www.bushrarehman.com/) was a vagabond poet who traveled for years with nothing more than a greyhound ticket and a book bag full of poems. Now, she performs her poetry regularly in theaters and colleges around the world. Lately, she’s been spending her time flying through the streets of [...]
[ October 24, 2013; 3:00 pm; ] Tea & Coffee… Solidarity with political prisoners at Alternatives Library.
You are cordially invited to the Alternatives Library for “Solidarity Café”, an event in support of political prisoners.
We will be serving delicious locally roasted coffee, a variety of delicious herbal, green, and black teas.
Join us in conversation about supporting political prisoners & challenging the prison industrial [...]
[ October 8, 2013; 7:00 pm; ] Come see the Beehive Design Collective’s new campaign, Mesoamerica Resiste! in Textor Hall Room 102 Tuesday October 8th at 7 PM!
The Beehive Design Collective, a non-profit arts and activism organization dedicated to “cross-pollinating the grassroots”, is headed this way to share their recently completed work, Mesoamérica Resiste. The event is free and open to the [...]