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Meet Author, Artist, Poet, and Inspirational Speaker Austin Kleon in Poughkeepsie

  • Boardman Road Branch Library (map)

Inspirational speaker, artist, and poet Austin Kleon is coming to Poughkeepsie thanks to the generosity of Booklist & ALA. Kleon's books 'Steal Like an Artist,' 'Show Your Work!', and 'Newspaper Blackout' focus on creativity and have earned him speaking invitations from major corporations, conferences, and the TED stage. Kleon will speak about his work and offer tips for how to stay true to yourself when faced with doubt, distractions, and life's daily zingers. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Registration requested. For more library information or to register please visit or call 845-485-3445 x 3702.

Earlier Event: May 15
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Later Event: May 16