Upcoming Readings, Classes, and Events

May 12, 2018
9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Banfill-Locke, 6666 E. River Rd., Fridley, MN
Donna will be part of the Banfill- Locke's Center for the Arts' 3rd Annual Writers' Workshop Day
teaching the class Writing Loud, Writing Quiet.

May 30, 2018
7:00 P.M.-8:30

Blue Harbor, 559 Humboldt Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55107
Everyone is invited to a book launch reading and celebration of Donna Isaac's first full poetry collection
, Pocahontas Press.
She will be joined by poets Tammy Darrah Wenberg and Sharon Chmielarz
with internationally acclaimed auto harpist and dulcimer player Karen Mueller
Reception, book sales, and book signing afterwards. (Please bring 20.00 cash or check for book purchase.)

June 20th, 2018
7:00-8:00 P.M.
Subtext Bookstore, 6 W. 5th St., downtown St. Paul, MN
An Evening of Poetry from Donna Isaac and Janna Knittel.
Donna will read from her new book about her Appalachian upbringing, Footfalls,
and Janna will read from her new chapbook of nature poems, Fish and Wildlife.

Saint Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights, Minnesota has established a yearly Donna Isaac Creative Writing Award offered to the senior who best shows talent and interest in this fine art. This award is meant to honor Donna Isaac, English and writing teacher for 40 years.  
The 2016 winner was senior Jack Cordero
The 2017 winner was senior Daniel Riehm
The 2018 winner was senior Jacob Weinstein

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